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cornu

[′kȯr·nü]
(anatomy)
A horn or hornlike structure.
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An adenomatoid tumor is a benign mesothelial neoplasm, which usually presents as a solitary or multinodular, small, indurate mass or swelling located at the uterine cornu. (9) The characteristic microscopic findings are irregularly arranged, dilated tubular channels and gland like spaces lined by flattened or solid nests of cells.
These sutures are tied as tight as possible on top of the uterus 3-4 cm medial to the uterine cornu.
Accreta also can occur if the placenta implants over a submucosal fibroid located in the lower uterine segment, near the rudimentary uterine horn or near the uterine cornu. (2) Five percent to 10% of patients with placenta invasion have previa.