Ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome

Case contributed by Onur Kaan Akkus


Abdominal distension, vomiting, and pelvic pain. Ovarian stimulation treatment two weeks ago.

Patient Data

Age: 25 years
Gender: Female

Bilateral ovarian enlargement with multiple ovarian cysts. Ascites.

Also, bilateral pleural effusions and associated atelectasis.

Case Discussion

Ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome is a complication of ovarian stimulation treatment for in vitro fertilisation (IVF).

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