Hereditary neuropathies

Kevin R. Scott, Milind J. Kothari

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Hereditary neuropathies represent a clinically diverse group of disorders. Patients can present in a variety of ways-most typically, with slowly progressive distal and symmetric muscle weakness, atrophy, and sensory loss. This article outlines the basic clinical and electrodiagnostic characteristics, pathophysiology, genetics, and diagnostic approach to these conditions.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)174-184
Number of pages11
JournalSeminars in Neurology
Issue number2
StatePublished - Jun 1 2005

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Neurology
  • Clinical Neurology


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