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Volume 14 No. 02
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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.


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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