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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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A comparison of clinical and surgical outcomes between laparo-endoscopic single-site surgery and traditional multiport laparoscopic surgery for adnexal tumors. Obstet Gynecol Sci 2014;57:386-92.
Goreshi said, that stain doesn't always reliably differentiate adnexal tumors from basal cell carcinomas.
Frequency of Benign & Malignant Skin adnexal tumors Benign 90.30 Malignant 9.70 Note: Table made from pie chart.