Mitchell Syndrome

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A rare genetic neurological disorder characterized by childhood to adolescence onset of progressive demyelination occurring in episodes sensorimotor polyneuropathy and hearing loss. Disease progression and severity is variable. In general in a waxing and waning course patients eventually develop respiratory insufficiency loss of motor skills and ambulation ataxia and cognitive decline. Vision problems and skin rashes are commonly reported.

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Advocacy Organizations

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.

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Clinical Trials

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