Orphanet: X linked Charcot Marie Tooth disease

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X-linked Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease

Disease definition

X-linked Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease (CMTX) belongs to the genetically heterogeneous group of CMT peripheral sensorimotor polyneuropathy diseases.


  • Synonym(s):
    • CMTX
    • X-linked hereditary motor and sensory neuropathy
  • Prevalence: 1-9 / 100 000
  • Inheritance: X-linked recessive or X-linked dominant 
  • Age of onset: -
  • ICD-10: G60.0
  • OMIM: -
  • UMLS: -
  • MeSH: -
  • GARD: 12444
  • MedDRA: -

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