Neuroma

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neuroma

[nu̇′rō·mə]
(medicine)
A tumor of the nervous system.

Neuroma

 

a collective term designating several oncological conditions of the nervous system. Included as neuromas are neurinomas, neurofibromas, and neuroblastomas.

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29,30) These reports provide us the technical support for treatment of the amputation neuroma of the distal phalanx with the microsurgical distal second toe transfer.
Traditional surgical treatment of the amputation neuroma of finger includes inhibition of axonal growth and translocation away from noxious stimuli.
Numerous surgical procedures have been attempted to prevent and treat amputation neuromas of the finger, but the results are inconsistent.