Ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel

Presentation

Case of in vitro fertilisation. Complaints of abdominal discomfort.

Patient Data

Age: about 25 years
Gender: Female
Ultrasound

Both ovaries are enlarged showing multiple follicles. Ovarian vascularity is preserved on both sides. 

There is free fluid in splenorenal fossa, both iliac fossae and pelvic region.

There is bilateral mild pleural effusion.

Uterus is normal.

Case Discussion

In clinical background, ultrasound findings favour ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome.

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Case information

rID: 40021
Case created: 3rd Oct 2015
Last edited: 4th Oct 2015
System: Obstetrics
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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