noun. any tumor derived from cells of the nervous system.
Example sentences of the word neuroma
1. Noun, singular or mass
Balancing poses can be extremely painful when you try to stand on the foot with the neuroma.
Typical causes of Morton's neuroma include ill-fitting footwear, injury and repetitive stresses to the foot 1.
3. Coordinating conjunction
Extended pressure on the foot can cause nerve irritation, or "neuroma," that should be addressed before exercising again.