CMTX


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CMTXCharcot-Marie-Tooth Disease, X-Linked
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X-linked CMT (CMTX) is an intermediate form of CMT and patients typically have “intermediate” slowing of nerve conduction velocities, faster than in CMT1 and slower than in most CMT2 patients.[sup][4],[5]
Disease Pathology Inheritance Genes/chromosomal name (a) mode loci associated with disease, n CMT1 Abnormal myelin AD (b) 9 CMT2 Axonopathy AD 19 CMT4 Either myelinopathy AR 10 or axonopathy CMTX Axonopathy with XLD 2 secondary myelin changes Disease Proportion name (a) of all CMT, % CMT1 40-50 CMT2 10-15 CMT4 Rare CMTX 10-15 (a) Intermediate dominant (dominant inheritance with NCV between demylinating and axonopathic) and other rare forms are not included.
Characteristic Randomised (n = 30) Exp Con (n = 15) (n = 15) Participants Age (yr), mean (SD) 10 (4) 11 (3) Gender, n males (%) 6 (40) 8 (53) Height (m), mean (SD) 1.35 (0.18) 1.47 (0.15) Body weight (kg), mean 33.8 (14.5) 42.9 (16.3) (SD) 2 Body-mass index (kg/[m.sup.2]) 17.7 (2.9) 19.4 (3.9) CMT sub-type, n (%) CMT1A 11 (73) 11 (73) CMTX 4 (27) 1 (7) Dejerine-Sottas syndrome 0 (0) 1 (7) Spinal CMT 0 (0) 1 (7) CMT2 0 (0) 1 (7) CMT = Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease, Exp = experimental group, Con = control group Table 2.