Health Conditions and Diseases Neurological Disorders Peripheral Nervous System Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disease
A hereditary motor and sensory neuropathy transmitted most often as an autosomal dominant trait and characterized by progressive distal wasting and loss of reflexes in the muscles of the legs (and occasionally involving the arms).
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Provides news, links, and a message board about Dejerine-Sottas syndrome, also known as CMT Type 3.
General Practice Notebook - Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease
Hereditary Neuropathy Foundation (HNF)
Raises awareness, funds scientific research, and educates the medical community as well as the general public about Charcot Marie Tooth Disease (CMT Syndrome).
NHS Choices: Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disease
Provides information on this condition that causes damage to the peripheral nerves. Includes a short video and details of symptoms, causes, diagnosis, treatment, complications and prevention.
Patient UK: Charcot-Marie-Tooth Syndrome
Factsheet on this inherited sensorineural peripheral polyneuropathy, including its pathogenesis, epidemiology, presentation, differential diagnosis, investigation, management, complications and prognosis.
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