adnexectomy

ad·nex·ec·to·my

(ad-nek-sek'tŏ-mē),
1. Excision of any adnexa.
2. In gynecology, excision of the uterine tube and ovary if unilateral, and excision of both tubes and ovaries (adnexa uteri) if bilateral.

adnexectomy

[ad′neksek′təmē]
Etymology: Gk, ektomē, excision
the surgical removal of accessory structures or appendages of an organ.
References in periodicals archive ?
Newer simulators add a cognitive component to help students learn specific procedures, such as adnexectomy and hysterectomy.
The bleeding caused by the adhesiolysis at the level of right adnexa caused us to perform total hysterectomy and bilateral adnexectomy.
Laparoscopic adnexal detorsion, not adnexectomy is the procedure of choice unless the tissue is gangrenous.
Following these observations, exploratory laparotomy has been performed, with left adnexectomy and segmental resection of rectosigmoid junction, considered as necessary due to deep, profound infiltration and severe symptomatology.
Three weeks after the second NACT cycle, 13 patients underwent surgery for an extensive hysterectomy and double adnexectomy with systematic pelvic lymph adenectomy, and 29 patients underwent concurrent CRT.
A right adnexectomy was performed and a frozen section pathologic exam demonstrated benign mucinous cystadenoma.
Recurrence of endometriosis in women with bilateral adnexectomy (with or without total hysterectomy) who received hormone replacement therapy.
Right adnexectomy is performed, peritoneal washing and intraperitoneal drain was left.
In her right ovary, we found an 18 cm x 16 cm x12 cm tumor, no other tumors or peritoneal carcinomatosis sites were found in her abdominal cavity, so we performed a hysterectomy, bilateral salpingectomy, bilateral adnexectomy and greater omentectomy.
3), (4) A ruptured ovarian artery aneurysm may be surgically treated by adnexectomy or ligation proximal and distal to the point of rupture.
The tissue from adnexectomy was fixed in 10% buffered formalin routinely processed, and embedded in paraffin.