Soft tissue
Peripheral nerve
Amputation / traumatic neuroma

Author: Vijay Shankar, M.D.

Revised: 30 January 2018, last major update September 2016

Copyright: (c) 2002-2018,, Inc.

PubMed Search: Amputation / traumatic neuroma

See also: neuroma, granular cell traumatic, morton, palisaded encapsulated

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Cite this page: Shankar, V. Amputation / traumatic neuroma. website. Accessed June 20th, 2019.
Definition / general
  • Tumor-like secondary hyperplasia that develops post-partial/total amputation
Case reports
Microscopic (histologic) images

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Traumatic, courtesy of Mark R. Wick, M.D.

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Cross linked nerve bundles

Schwann cells and perineural cells

S100 and EMA

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