X-linked Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease with myokymia: report of a family.

@article{Chakravarty2003XlinkedCD,
  title={X-linked Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease with myokymia: report of a family.},
  author={Ambar Chakravarty and Bhaskar Ghosh and Sanjay Sengupta and Saikat Mukhopadhyay},
  journal={Neurology India},
  year={2003},
  volume={51 3},
  pages={385-7}
}
The clinical and electrophysiologic profiles of two brothers suffering from Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease are presented. Both had widespread muscle twitching in the legs which showed electrophysiologic features of myokymia. Pedigree analysis suggested an x-linked recessive form of inheritance. This appears to be the first report of an Indian family with x… CONTINUE READING