A 33-year-old male asked:
What is the definition or description of: charcot marie tooth?
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Pediatrics 39 years experience
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Help me out here: what is charcot-marie-tooth?
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Pediatrics 37 years experience
Genetic disorder: Charcot-marie-tooth disease is actually a group of genetically distinct disorders that have similar symptoms;it's the most common inherited neurologic disorder. Its symptoms start before 20 yrs old and include slowly progressing weakness starting in the muscles of the ends of the limbs (usually legs first).This leads to poor finger control, difficulty walking & frequent tripping.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
What are the symptoms of charcot-marie-tooth?
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Pediatrics 55 years experience
CHARCOT MARIE TOOTH : Hereditary neuropathies type 1and 2 are the most common.Sx are weakness and atrophy of distal leg muscles, slowly progressive to adulthood.They usually wear leg braces.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Does anyone out there have charcot marie tooth?
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Dentistry 37 years experience
Yes: Tthere are document cases in literature.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
If you have charcot marie tooth can you feel it?
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Endodontics 45 years experience
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