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Female reproductive systemFemale reproductive systemThe ovaries, fallopian tubes, uterus, cervix and vagina (vaginal canal) make up the female reproductive system. The ovaries, fallopian tubes, uterus, cervix and vagina (vaginal canal) make up the female reproductive system.Adnexal tumors are growths that form on the organs and connective tissues around the uterus. Adnexal tumors are most often noncancerous (benign), but they can be cancerous (malignant).Adnexal tumors occur in the: Ovaries Fallopian tubes Connective tissue around the ovaries or fallopian tubes Diagnosis of adnexal tumors involves a careful physical exam, imaging tests and, sometimes, surgery. Treatment for adnexal tumors depends on the specific location and types of cells involved.Adnexal tumors care at Mayo ClinicOverviewDiagnosis & treatmentRequest an appointmentDepartments & specialtiesExpertise & rankingsLocations, travel & lodgingResearchMore aboutMultimediaRequest an appointmentDepartments & specialtiesExpertise & rankingsLocations, travel & lodgingResearchMultimedia

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Mayo Clinic doctors and scientists are studying ways to improve adnexal tumor treatment and diagnosis.Cancer research is conducted in coordination with the Mayo Clinic Cancer Center. The Mayo Clinic Cancer Center receives funding from the National Cancer Institute and is designated as a comprehensive cancer center — recognition for an institution's scientific excellence and multidisciplinary resources focused on cancer prevention, diagnosis and treatment.The Women's Cancer Program at Mayo Clinic brings together doctors and researchers in breast and gynecologic surgery, medical and radiation oncology, medical genetics, pathology, and other specialties to develop new therapies for women's cancers.As part of the Mayo Clinic Cancer Center, the Women's Cancer Program offers access to potential new therapies through clinical trials. The Women's Cancer Program also provides emotional and social support classes, a resource center, and educational programs for women and their families.See a list of publications by Mayo Clinic authors on adnexal tumors on PubMed, a service of the National Library of Medicine. Arizona Florida Minnesota View all Arndt, Carola A S. M.D. Minnesota Bakkum-Gamez, Jamie N. M.D. Minnesota Block, Matthew S. M.D., Ph.D. Minnesota Breitkopf, Daniel M. M.D. Minnesota Cliby, William A. M.D. Minnesota Dowdy, Sean C. M.D. Minnesota Gostout, Bobbie S. M.D. Minnesota Hartmann, Lynn C. M.D. Minnesota Jatoi, Aminah M.D. Minnesota Magtibay, Paul M. M.D. Arizona Wahner Hendrickson, Andrea E. M.D. Minnesota Weroha, Saravut (John) J. M.D., Ph.D. Minnesota MinnesotaMinnesotaMinnesotaMinnesotaMinnesotaMinnesotaMinnesotaMinnesotaMinnesotaArizonaMinnesotaMinnesotaOverviewDiagnosis & treatmentRequest an appointmentDepartments & specialtiesExpertise & rankingsLocations, travel & lodgingResearchMore aboutMultimediaRequest an appointmentDepartments & specialtiesExpertise & rankingsLocations, travel & lodgingResearchMultimedia

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Mayo Clinic has one of the largest and most experienced practices in the United States, with campuses in Arizona, Florida and Minnesota. Staff skilled in dozens of specialties work together to ensure quality care and successful recovery. Cancer Care at Mayo Clinic Obstetrics and Gynecology Oncology (Medical) Radiation Oncology OverviewDiagnosis & treatmentRequest an appointmentDepartments & specialtiesExpertise & rankingsLocations, travel & lodgingResearchMore aboutMultimediaRequest an appointmentDepartments & specialtiesExpertise & rankingsLocations, travel & lodgingResearchMultimedia

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