Autosomal recessive intermediate Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease type A
Synonyms: RI-CMT type A
A subtype of autosomal recessive intermediate Charcot-Marie-Tooth (CMT) disease characterized by severe early childhood-onset CMT neuropathy with prominent pes equinovarus deformity and impairment of hand muscles. Nerve conduction velocities usually range between 25-35 m/s and both axonal and demyelinating changes are observed on peripheral nerve pathology.
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Hereditary Neuropathy Foundation
Hereditary Neuropathy Foundation (HNF) is a non-profit 501(c)3 organization which mission is to increase awareness and accurate diagnosis of Charcot-Marie-Tooth (CMT) and related inherited neuropathies, support patients and families with critical information to improve quality of life, and fund research that will lead to treatments and cures.
To develop drugs to treat or cure CMT and to help improve the quality of life for those living with CMT.
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