axonopathy(redirected from congenital axonopathy)
a disorder disrupting the normal functioning of the axons.
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A disorder affecting primarily the axons of peripheral nerve fibers (although secondary demyelination occurs), in contrast to one affecting only myelin (myelinopathy).
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