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which diseases or disorders affect axons?

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Dr. Bennett Machanic
51 years experience Neurology
Numerous: If the axon affected is located in arms or legs, this is a peripheral neuropathy, if in spinal cord, perhaps a myelopathy, and brain and eyes, neuritis, encephalopathy.
Answered on Nov 24, 2017

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