neurilemoma

n.

A benign, encapsulated neoplasm that may originate from a peripheral or sympathetic nerve, or from various cranial nerves.neurinoma schwannoma

Nearby words

  1. neurectopia,
  2. neurergic,
  3. neurexeresis,
  4. neurilemma,
  5. neurilemma cell,
  6. neurimotor,
  7. neurinoma,
  8. neuristor,
  9. neuritic,
  10. neuritic plaque


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