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Charcot-Marie-Tooth (CMT) is a rare, inherited, neurological disorder which affects the nerves, resulting to loss of muscle and touch sensation. CMT affects the feet, legs, hands and arms.
Charcot-Marie-Tooth (CMT) is a genetically and clinically heterogeneous group of inherited disorders of the peripheral nervous system characterized by progressive loss of muscle tissue and touch sensation across various parts of the body. CMT disease is one of the most common inherited neurological disorders affecting approximately 1 in 2,500 people equating to approximately 23,000 people in the United Kingdom and 125,000 people in the USA.
Thanks everybody for the warm welcome.My cousin lives in Lebanon, He is 54 years old now, When he was a teenager ( between 10 to 12 years old) he start having a walking problems, After that the civil war start in Lebanon (1975-1990) when he was 15…Continue
A lot depends on how I start the day. I use a technique which my counsellor with MS has taught me called ‘rebooting’. What she means is that when I hit a pain barrier or it all seems too difficult, I stop for a second, breath from the stomach and…Continue
Hello,I am a 3rd year podiatry student in Ireland and as part of my studies I have to present a poster on a condition we have come across in clinic. I have decided to do CMT as I came across a teenager with suspect CMT that we referred on. I was…Continue
Today I was diagnosed with sacral cyts. Tarlov or meningoceles cysts. I have several back problems,too. They are bulging discs. I was wondering if anyone else has this problem with the addition of CMT? From reading,this is classified as a rare…Continue
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