Which clinical history findings are characteristic of Dejerine-Sottas disease?

Updated: May 22, 2018
  • Author: Timothy C Parsons, MD; Chief Editor: Nicholas Lorenzo, MD, MHA, CPE  more...
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Onset of upper and lower extremity weakness and sensory loss occurs in infancy and tends to be not only earlier than other forms of CMT, but more severe. Dominantly inherited, recessively inherited, and sporadic cases exist.


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