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neurofibroma

[ noor-oh-fahy-broh-muh, nyoor- ]
/ 藢n蕣蓹r o蕣 fa瑟藞bro蕣 m蓹, 藢ny蕣蓹r- /
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noun, plural neu路ro路fi路bro路mas, neu路ro路fi路bro路ma路ta [noor-oh-fahy-broh-muh-tuh, nyoor-]. /藢n蕣蓹r o蕣 fa瑟藞bro蕣 m蓹 t蓹, 藢ny蕣蓹r-/. Pathology.
a benign neoplasm composed of the fibrous elements of a nerve.
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Origin of neurofibroma

First recorded in 1890鈥95; neuro- + fibroma
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Medical definitions for neurofibroma

neurofibroma
[ nur鈥才-f墨-br艒m蓹 ]

n.
A moderately firm, benign, nonencapsulated tumor that results from the disorderly proliferation of Schwann cells and that includes portions of nerve fibers.fibroneuroma schwannoma
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