Ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome

Case contributed by Dr Fakhry Mahmoud Ebouda

Presentation

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

Patient Data

Age: 20 years old
Gender: Female
Modality: Ultrasound

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.

 

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Case Information

rID: 30249
Case created: 28th Jul 2014
Last edited: 14th Mar 2016
System: Gynaecology
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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