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Improvement of Neuropathy Symptoms With Treatment of Obstructive Sleep Apnea in a Patient With Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disease

Pinar Polat, MD1; Huong Pham, MD2; Jun Li, MD, PhD2; Kanika Bagai, MD, MSCI2
1Pediatric Neurology, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee; 2Department of Neurology, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee

This is a case report describing a 53-year-old woman with Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease, obstructive sleep apnea, and a 6-year history of numbness in bilateral upper extremities, feet, and in the trunk that resolved with initiation of continuous positive airway pressure for her obstructive sleep apnea.

Citation:

Polat P, Pham H, Li J, Bagai K. Improvement of neuropathy symptoms with treatment of obstructive sleep apnea in a patient with Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease. J Clin Sleep Med. 2018;14(2):289–291.




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