- a tumor formed of nerve tissue.
Origin of neuroma
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Neuroma usually develops within the sheath of the nerve with or without implicating the nerve fibers.Special Report on Diseases of the Horse
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Angioma, lymphangioma, and neuroma are described with the disease of the individual tissues.
Neuroma is a clinical term applied to all tumours, irrespective of their structure, which have their seat in nerves.
- any tumour composed of nerve tissue
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- A neoplasm derived from nerve tissue.
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