Which foot deformities are characteristic of Charcot-Marie-Tooth (CMT) disease?

Updated: May 22, 2018
  • Author: Timothy C Parsons, MD; Chief Editor: Nicholas Lorenzo, MD, MHA, CPE  more...
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Foot deformities are common in CMT but vary even among relatives in the same family, and are not specific. High arches, flat feet, hammer toes, and tight Achilles tendons can be seen. These deformities become more prevalent with age. [4]


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