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What is Charcot-Marie-Tooth?

Charcot-Marie-Tooth (CMT) is a rare, inherited, neurological disorder which affects the nerves, resulting in progressive loss of muscle and touch sensation affecting the feet, legs, hands and arms. CMT disease affects approximately 1 in 2,500 people.

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Tongue speech pronouncing words

Started by Lola in General. Last reply by GrumpyCat May 15. 5 Replies

HiAnyone having mild difficulty with speech feeling like your tongue gets in the way? I'm not referring to vocal cords just pronouncing certain words?Thanks lolaContinue

Exercice

Started by Crik in General. Last reply by CM May 1. 4 Replies

If someone find anykind of help to get better. Me i found the exercice call pilataise help me to be less stiff.

Does anyone have partial sight or hearing loss associated with CMT?

Started by SK in General. Last reply by SK Apr 24. 8 Replies

This was new info to me, but perhaps to you, the experts. Wondering if any sight or hearing loss has been directly attributed to CMT, but a physician, or if you have done so yourself?…Continue

Money Matters

Started by chad in General. Last reply by chad Apr 21. 8 Replies

I'm quite lucky in that my wife found a full time job recently that can support us both. For the nine years of our marriage, I've been the main bread winner and, up until two years ago when our first and only child was born (we're older parents -…Continue

CMT symptoms

Started by freeway in General. Last reply by dodgeram Apr 19. 10 Replies

Hi I am from the UK and having had to wait years for a diagnosis after suffering pain and fatigue for many years and my feet becoming more and more deformed I eventually  after searching on the internet  and discovered that i had all the criteria of…Continue

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