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Accessory or adjoining anatomical parts, as ovaries and fallopian tubes in relation to the uterus.

[Latin, neuter pl. of adnexus, past participle of adnectere, to bind to; see annex.]

ad·nex′al adj.
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Validation of a second-generation MIA (MIA2G) for triage of adnexal masses" reported on the validation of OVA2 (under a generic name, MIA2G).
This resulted in not addressing and analyzing the numerous other reasons that we carry out bimanual exams; for example, detection of myomas, urinary incontinence, pelvic floor support or lack thereof, cervical polyps, vaginal wall growths, and adnexal pain and masses with the potential of indicating pelvic inflammatory disease, endometriosis, and ovarian cysts.
The first transvaginal ultrasound revealed a suspicious gestational sac without yolk sac in uterus and normal adnexal area was reported.
In addition, a large retrospective study of 540 BRCA-negative patients found no difference in surgical outcomes with salpingectomy (estimated blood loss, hospital stay), and furthermore, the study found that removal of the tubes significantly reduces the risk of developing subsequent benign adnexal lesions by nearly 50% (J.
On the clinical side, there will be Up the front, an interactive quiz about anterior and adnexal lesions by optometrist Bill Harvey, visiting clinician at City University London and Plymouth University.
A 36-year-old woman presented 6 years after oophorectomy for a right adnexal mass reported on histopathology as an immature teratoma.
Magnetic resonance imaging has a limited role, particularly if the US is technically inadequate, or in the setting of an indeterminate adnexal mass.
Lesions in the area of the masticator muscle may arise from any number of the soft tissues of the face, including skin, lymphatic, adnexal, neural, and salivary structures (i.
They cover instruments and scanning techniques, normal pelvic anatomy by ultrasound, uterine lesion by 3D, adnexal lesion by 3D, TVS-3D for infertility evaluation, early pregnancy, and fetal anatomy in mid and late pregnancy fetal malformations.
Archival materials of all benign and malignant adnexal lesions of the vulva diagnosed between 1978 and 2010 were retrieved from the pathology files of the Massachusetts General Hospital (Boston).
The conference will highlight the latest technologies in oncology and transplant imaging and will discuss topics of international interest such as role of PET/CT in oncology and advances in PET: PET/MR& PEM as well as imaging of adnexal, renal and liver masses, MRI of prostate, rectal and uterine cancers, advanced MRI in oncology imaging and advances in breast imaging and imaging in multiorgan transplantation.
Sometimes appendiceal mucocele mimics an adnexal cystic mass and the patient undergoes operation with this diagnosis as in our case [13,1,11,14].