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  • noun Plural form of neuroma.

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Examples

  • Benign tumors of nerves, called neuromas, can grow between toes.

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  • (This biological process can sometimes create painful tangles of nerve tissue, called neuromas, at the tip of the severed limb.) "The nerve is constantly sending signals downstream to tell the hand what to do, even if the hand isn't there," says Cederna.

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  • When you wear heels, you place pressure on the forefoot, which may lead to bunions, hammertoes, neuromas, corns, or calluses -- all unsightly and also painful.

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  • It noted the possible connection between cellphones and two types of brain tumors: gliomas and acoustic neuromas.

    WHO: Cellphones possibly carcinogenic

  • On the other, I think the intermetatarsal neuromas in both my feet (the reason I often walk with a cane) would make it pretty much impossible.

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  • It noted the possible connection between cellphones and two types of brain tumors: gliomas and acoustic neuromas.

    WHO: Cellphones possibly carcinogenic

  • Multiple endocrine neoplasia type 2B (MEN2B) is characterized by an increased risk for medullary cancer of the thyroid (MTC), pheochromocytoma, mucosal neuromas (benign growths) of the lips and tongue, and distinctive physical characteristics, such as enlarged lips and slender body type.

    Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Type 2

  • It noted the possible connection between cellphones and two types of brain tumors: gliomas and acoustic neuromas.

    WHO: Cellphones possibly carcinogenic

  • MEN2B is diagnosed clinically by the presence of mucosal neuromas of the lips and tongue, as well as medullated corneal nerve fibers (a finding seen on eye evaluation by an ophthalmologist), distinctive facial features with full lips, particular physical characteristics such as slender body habitus, and medullary cancer of the thyroid (MTC).

    Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Type 2

  • It noted the possible connection between cellphones and two types of brain tumors: gliomas and acoustic neuromas.

    WHO: Cellphones possibly carcinogenic

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