Which histologic findings are characteristic of Charcot-Marie-Tooth type 2 (CMT2)?

Updated: May 22, 2018
  • Author: Timothy C Parsons, MD; Chief Editor: Nicholas Lorenzo, MD, MHA, CPE  more...
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Behse and Buchthal demonstrated endoneurial areas to be normal. Onion bulbs were absent, and segmental demyelination was absent or rare on teased fiber analysis. The main abnormality was a reduction in the number of large fibers. [91]


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