Focal glomerulosclerosis associated with Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease.


This report describes a new case of the rare association of focal glomerulosclerosis with a peroneal muscular atrophy of the Charcot-Marie-Tooth type. The young patient was admitted with a nephrotic syndrome. A terminal renal failure rapidly developed. Numerous chronic nephropathies were known in the patient's family. The ultrastructural study of the renal… (More)