Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n 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
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Charcot -Marie-Tooth disease is an inherited disorder affecting nerves in the hands, arms, feet and legs.
Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease is an inherited disorder affecting nerves in the hands, arms, feet and legs.
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