neuroma

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neu·ro·ma

 (no͝o-rō′mə, nyo͝o-)
n. pl. neu·ro·mas or neu·ro·ma·ta (-mə-tə)
A tumor composed of nerve tissue.

neuroma

(njʊˈrəʊmə)
n, pl -mata (-mətə) or -mas
(Pathology) any tumour composed of nerve tissue
neuromatous adj

neu•ro•ma

(nʊˈroʊ mə, nyʊ-)

n., pl. -mas, -ma•ta (-mə tə)
a tumor formed of nerve tissue.
[1830–40]
neu•rom′a•tous (-ˈrɒm ə təs) adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.neuroma - any tumor derived from cells of the nervous system
neoplasm, tumor, tumour - an abnormal new mass of tissue that serves no purpose
Translations

neuroma

n neurinoma m; neuroma m; acoustic — (vestibular schwannoma) schwannoma m vestibular, neurinoma del acústico; Morton’s — neuroma de Morton
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In his study, a total of 50 patients successfully underwent treatment of painful single or multiple neuromas by excision and implantation of the resected nerve end into the Flexible Collagen Nerve Conduit.
A careful family history, a physical exam that includes a thorough dermatologic and ophthalmologic evaluation, and thyroid studies are of utmost importance given the potential association of multiple neuromas with MEN2B and PHTS.
In his study, 50 patients successfully were treated for painful single or multiple neuromas by excision and implantation of the resected nerve end into the Flexible Collagen Nerve Conduit.

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