Ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome

Case contributed by Dr Fakhry Mahmoud Ebouda


Distension and diffuse abdominal pain in a primary infertile young lady following receiving ovarian induction therapy.

Patient Data

Age: 20 years old
Gender: Female

Both ovaries appear enlarged rather symmetric and have multiple variable sized cysts. An associated ascites and pleural effusion are seen.


Case Discussion

The described findings are impressive of Ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome. The case was managed conservatively.


PlayAdd to Share

Case information

rID: 30249
Case created: 28th Jul 2014
Last edited: 14th Feb 2018
System: Gynaecology
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

Updating… Please wait.

Alert accept

Error Unable to process the form. Check for errors and try again.

Alert accept Thank you for updating your details.