Definition of neuroma in English:


Line breaks: neur|oma
Pronunciation: /ˌnjʊəˈrəʊmə

noun (plural neuromas or neuromata /-mətə/)

  • another term for neurofibroma.
    More example sentences
    • Lipomas, hemangiomas, neuromas, and fibromas are benign neoplasms that occur in the neck.
    • By doing this, they wondered whether they could also permanently turn off their chronic pain signals, which are involved in severe arthritis, peripheral neuromas, trigeminal neuralgia, and advanced cancer?
    • The intracranial tumors associated with neurofibromatosis include optic gliomas, other astrocytomas, neurilemomas, acoustic neuromas, neurofibromas, and meningiomas.

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