neurofibromatosis etymology

English word neurofibromatosis comes from English neurofibroma ((medicine) A benign tumor composed of Schwann cells.)

Detailed word origin of neurofibromatosis

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
neurofibroma English (eng) (medicine) A benign tumor composed of Schwann cells.
neurofibromatosis English (eng) (medicine) A genetic disorder characterized by the presence of multiple neurofibromas under the skin.

Words with the same origin as neurofibromatosis

Descendants of neurofibroma
neurofibromin