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Genetic and Rare Diseases Information Center (GARD)

Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease

Your Questions Answered

5 question(s) from the public on this disease have been answered. Submit a new question.
  • I am trying to find a doctor in my area that knows something about pain management for my disease. Click here for answer

  • Is there a link between pain medication prescribed for Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease (CMT), such as oxycodone, and vision loss? Click here for answer

  • What kind of vision loss is associated with Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease? Click here for answer

  • Have you heard anything regarding experimental stem cell or gene therapy for Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease? I would be interested in participating in experimental treatment.  Click here for answer

  • Can Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease cause a paralyzed vocal fold or a paralyzed laryngeal nerve? Click here for answer

Other Names for this Disease
  • CMT
  • Hereditary motor and sensory neuropathy
  • HMSN
  • Charcot Marie Tooth disease
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