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Definition of the noun adnexa
What does adnexa mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: -
- accessory or adjoining anatomical parts or appendages to an organ (especially of the embryo)
Alternative definition of the noun adnexa
- [anatomy] The appendages of an organ.
Phrases with Adnexa
- Delias Adnexa
- Lobelia Adnexa
- Chrysopa Adnexa
- Hololena adnexa
- Mordella Adnexa
- Caloplaca adnexa
- Neoclisis Adnexa
- Leiophloea Adnexa
- Arthopyrenia Adnexa
- Centroclisis Adnexa
- Coryphaeschna adnexa
- Species Delias Adnexa
- Species Lobelia Adnexa
- Species Chrysopa Adnexa
- species Hololena adnexa
- Species Mordella Adnexa
- species Caloplaca adnexa
- Species Neoclisis Adnexa
- Species Leiophloea Adnexa
- Arthopyrenia Adnexa Adnexa
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The adnexa is the region adjoining the uterus that contains the ovary and fallopian tube, as well as associated vessels, ligaments, and connective tissue. Pathology in this area may also be related to the uterus, bowel, or retroperitoneum, ...
by Rick L. Cowell, Ronald D. Tyler
Cytologic evaluation of cellular material collected from the equine eye and ocular adnexa is a valuable tool in the diagnosis and treatment of many ophthalmic diseases affecting the horse. Cytologic collection and examination are simple to ...
Modern Surgical Pathology (2009)
by Noel Weidner, Richard J. Cote, Saul Suster, Lawrence M. Weiss
involved adnexa is the probable origin of the invasive focus.
Mosby's Medical Dictionary (2016)
adnexa oculi adrenal crisis adnexa oculi. See accessory organs of the eye. Superior rectus muscle Levator palpebrae superioris muscle Smooth muscle to tarsal plate Eyebrow Orbicularisoculimuscle Superior conjunctival fornix Palpebral ...
Mosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing and Health Professions - Australian & New Zealand Edition (2014)
by Peter Harris, Sue Nagy, Nicholas Vardaxis
adnexa /adnekމsa/, sing. adnexum [L, adnectere, to tie together], tissue or structures in the body that are ...
The pathogenesis reflects increased demand for nutrients by the fetus and adnexa, including placenta and uterus, during late gestation. The fetus requires glucose and amino acids, in particular, for energy and protein deposition.
A Dictionary of Dentistry (2010)
by Robert Ireland
adnexa. pl. n. Accessory or adjoining anatomical parts or appendages to an organ. adolescence. n. The stage of development from *puberty to adulthood. Puberty in girls starts usually at the age of 10 years and in boys at about 12 years .
Obesity 39 A DRUE adnexa (ad-neks'ah) [L. pl.]. junct parts. and other appendages of the eye. ovaries and oviducts. adnexal (ad-neks'al). Pertaining to adnexa, especially ...
by Michel Millodot
adnexa oculi adnexa oculi See appendages of the eye. adrenaline ( epinephrine) A hormone of the adrenal medulla which, instilled in the eye, causes a constriction of the conjunctival vessels, dilates the pupil and diminishes the intraocular ...
by Christoph Zink
(adnexa involved); 3. septic abortion: generalized infection and risk of endotoxic shock; course as in sepsis. abortion, habitual: habitual abortion is present if at least 3 consecutive pregnancies resulted in a spontaneous abortion". abortion, ...
Mosby's Dental Dictionary (2007)
by Elsevier, Mosby
adnexa (structures joined to), adrenal (near the kidney) Ambidextrous (ability to use ...
Adnexa (ad-nek'sah) [L. pi.].
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Blue-faced Darner (Coryphaeshna adnexa)
D6 Route de Kaw, Roura, French Guyana, FRANCE
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Scrabble value of A1D2N1E1X8A1
The value of this 6-letter word is 14 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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