HINT1 Mutations Linked to CMT Spectrum in Greek Patients

HINT1 Mutations Linked to CMT Spectrum in Greek Patients

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HINT1 Mutations Linked to CMT Spectrum in Greek Patients

Nerve damage caused by mutations in the HINT1 gene are as common among Greek patients with Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease (CMT) or a related condition as they are among patients in more central and eastern European countries, a study found. Specifically, four reported cases of autosomal recessive axonal neuropathy with neuromyotonia (ARAN-NM), a disease on the CMT spectrum, were found in a selected Greek population. Its frequency was comparable to that previously identified by studies in the Czech…

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