Title

Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease: extensive cranial nerve involvement on CT and MR imaging

Document Type

Article

Abstract

We report a case of genetically verified Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease in which the patient had cranial nerve symptoms. CT and MR imaging demonstrated enlargement of several cranial nerves, as well as their skull-base foramina, with faint contrast material enhancement identified.

Medical Subject Headings

Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disease (diagnosis, genetics); Chromosome Deletion; Cochlear Nerve (pathology); Cranial Nerve Diseases (diagnosis, genetics); Deafness (diagnosis, genetics); Facial Nerve (pathology); Humans; Hypertrophy; Magnetic Resonance Imaging; Male; Mastoid (pathology); Membrane Proteins (genetics); Middle Aged; Pedigree; Tomography, X-Ray Computed; Trigeminal Nerve (pathology); Trigeminal Neuralgia (diagnosis, genetics)

Publication Date

3-1-2004

Publication Title

AJNR. American journal of neuroradiology

ISSN

0195-6108

Volume

25

Issue

3

First Page

494

Last Page

7

PubMed ID

15037479

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