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Medical Term:

traumatic neuroma

 

Definition: the nonneoplastic proliferative mass of Schwann cells and neurites that may develop at the proximal end of a severed or injured nerve.

Synonym(s): amputation neuroma, false neuroma, pseudoneuroma

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