stump neuroma

stump neuroma

healing reaction of a severed nerve; characterized by formation of 'sprouts' of nerve tissue at proximal end of nerve
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About 25% of patients may experience pain from the sensitive nerve endings after surgery or from the formation of a stump neuroma (recurring neuroma).
Epineurial capping via Surgitron and the reduction of stump neuromas in the rat.