Medical Dictionary

neuroma

noun neu·ro·ma \n(y)-ˈrō-mə\
plural neu·ro·mas also neu·ro·ma·ta \-mət-ə\

Medical Definition of NEUROMA

1
:  a tumor or mass growing from a nerve and usually consisting of nerve fibers
2
:  a mass of nerve tissue in an amputation stump resulting from abnormal regrowth of the stumps of severed nerves—called also amputation neuroma
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