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What does an adnexal mass mean?
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Dr. Laura Arbogast
Internal Medicine
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In brief: Ovary
The adnexa are your ovaries.
An adnexal mass is a mass on your ovary. It means that you'll need further imaging and work up to further diagnose it.

In brief: Ovary
The adnexa are your ovaries.
An adnexal mass is a mass on your ovary. It means that you'll need further imaging and work up to further diagnose it.
Dr. Laura Arbogast
Dr. Laura Arbogast
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Dr. John Geisler
Gynecology - Oncology
In brief: Adnexal mass
The terms mass/cyst/tumor/growth are often used interchangeably.
Adnexa refers to the area to the sides of the uterus including the ovaries, tubes and ligaments supporting the uterus.

In brief: Adnexal mass
The terms mass/cyst/tumor/growth are often used interchangeably.
Adnexa refers to the area to the sides of the uterus including the ovaries, tubes and ligaments supporting the uterus.
Dr. John Geisler
Dr. John Geisler
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