neuroma is a clinical term applied to all tumours, irrespective of their structure, which have their seat in nerves.
neuroma usually develops within the sheath of the nerve with or without implicating the nerve fibers.
Angioma, lymphangioma, and neuroma are described with the disease of the individual tissues.
neuroma neu·ro·ma (nu-rō'mə, nyu-)
n. pl. neu·ro·mas or neu·ro·ma·ta (-mə-tə)
A neoplasm derived from nerve tissue.