|Signs and Symptoms||Approximate number of patients (when available)|
|Autoamputation of foot||-|
|Autosomal dominant inheritance||-|
|Decreased number of peripheral myelinated nerve fibers||-|
|Foot dorsiflexor weakness||-|
|Osteomyelitis or necrosis, distal, due to sensory neuropathy (feet)||-|
|Peripheral axonal atrophy||-|
Making a diagnosis for a genetic or rare disease can often be challenging. Healthcare professionals typically look at a person’s medical history, symptoms, physical exam, and laboratory test results in order to make a diagnosis. The following resources provide information relating to diagnosis and testing for this condition. If you have questions about getting a diagnosis, you should contact a healthcare professional.
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Why is it that I can never find any information about CMT 2B. Is there no research being done on this type? Is it the rarest kind? I have it and can find nothing about it. I am wheelchair bound, cannot walk at all, have urinary problems and bowel problems, breathing problems, weakness in arms also. Many of my family members also have CMT 2B. See answer