Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disease With Cerebellar Atrophy
2000 (English)In: Journal of Clinical Neuromuscular Disease, ISSN 1522-0443, Vol. 2, no 1, 24-26 p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
We report on, 1 36-year-old man of Swedish descent who had teenage onset of a progressive disorder with features of Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease (CMT) and cerebellar ataxia. Cognition was normal. The polyneuropathy was of axonal type. Magnetic resonance imaging of his brain showed cerebellar atrophy. Cerebellar atrophy and CMT has been reported in one French-Canadian family and in several Japanese families, Mental impairment was a feature of the disorder in the Japanese families. A disorder with CMT and cerebellar atrophy is rare in the western world.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2000. Vol. 2, no 1, 24-26 p.
Medical and Health Sciences
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:uu:diva-57213PubMedID: 19078599OAI: oai:DiVA.org:uu-57213DiVA: diva2:85122