Autosomal dominant intermediate Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease type B
A rare hereditary motor and sensory neuropathy characterized by intermediate motor median nerve conduction velocities (usually between 25 and 45 m/s) and signs of both demyelination and axonal degeneration in nerve biopsies. It presents with mild to moderately severe slowly progressive usual clinical features of Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease (muscle weakness and atrophy of the distal extremities distal sensory loss reduced or absent deep tendon reflexes and feet deformities). Other findings include asymptomatic neutropenia and early-onset cataracts.
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