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Is there a relation between osteochondritis dissecans and charcot marie tooth syndrome?

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Dr. Paul Grin
Pain Management

In brief: Unrelated conditions

Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease is muscle weakness and decreased muscle size, considered a hereditary, neurological disorder. Osteochondritis dissecans is a small area of bone necrosis.
The bone dies because it is not getting enough blood supply.

In brief: Unrelated conditions

Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease is muscle weakness and decreased muscle size, considered a hereditary, neurological disorder. Osteochondritis dissecans is a small area of bone necrosis.
The bone dies because it is not getting enough blood supply.
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin
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Dr. Sandra Eleczko
Dentistry

In brief: Different conditiins

Charcot marie tooth syndrome is a genetic disease that effect the peripheral nerves of the lower extremities while osteochondoitis dessecans is caused by trauma to the cartilage and can cause arthritis to fom in your joints.
Both can be painful. The best treatments are determined by your md.

In brief: Different conditiins

Charcot marie tooth syndrome is a genetic disease that effect the peripheral nerves of the lower extremities while osteochondoitis dessecans is caused by trauma to the cartilage and can cause arthritis to fom in your joints.
Both can be painful. The best treatments are determined by your md.
Dr. Sandra Eleczko
Dr. Sandra Eleczko
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