Also known as Hereditary Motor and Sensory Neuropathy (HMSN) or Peroneal Muscular Atrophy (PMA), Charcot-Marie-Tooth (CMT) is a progressive, hereditary neuromuscular disorder that primarily effects the feet, legs and hands. For information, check these sites.
Charcot-Marie-Tooth Association
The website of this national organizations provides basic information about CMT, a list of potentially harmful drugs, an online newsletter, discussion forum, list of support groups, and more.
Calling itself “a repository of information for research and treatment of Charcot-Marie-Tooth,” this site is a simple but well-organized collection of links for researchers, practitioners, and patients. Visitors should be very wary of the medical information, as there is no stated site author or sponsor.
MDA Diseases – Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disease (CMT)
A guide to related materials on the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) website, including basic references, clinical trials, research, articles, people, and news releases.
NINDS Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disorder Information Page
A short fact sheet from the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke.
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Neuromuscular Disorders
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