Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease


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Noun1.Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease - a form of neuropathy that can begin between childhood and young adulthood; characterized by weakness and atrophy of the muscles of the hands and lower legs; progression is slow and individuals affected can have a normal life span; inheritance is X-linked recessive or X-linked dominant
neuropathy - any pathology of the peripheral nerves
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A novel missense mutation in peripheral myelin protein-22 causes Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease.
The foot of Sophie Earl-Park who suffers from Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease (CMT).
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A DISCOVERY by scientists at the Institute of Neurology and Genetics (CING) in Nicosia may open the way for gene therapy for to benefit patients with inherited neuropathy, also known as Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disease, according to a press release issued on Tuesday.
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William, 79, a grandfather of five, said: "I have the genetic condition Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease, a neurological condition that causes muscle wasting.
William, 79, a grandfather-of-ve, said: "I have the genetic condition Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease, a neurological condition that causes muscle wasting.

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