[In vitro maturation of oocytes: a novel method of treatment of patients with polycystic ovarian syndrome undergoing in vitro fertilization].

@article{Ellenbogen2011InVM,
  title={[In vitro maturation of oocytes: a novel method of treatment of patients with polycystic ovarian syndrome undergoing in vitro fertilization].},
  author={Adrian Ellenbogen and Rim Atamny and Ofer Fainaru and Elad Meidan and Nehama Rotfarb and Medeia Michaeli},
  journal={Harefuah},
  year={2011},
  volume={150 11},
  pages={833-6, 876}
}
BACKGROUND In vitro maturation of oocytes (IVM) was developed to make in vitro fertilization (IVF) safer and simpler mainly for women with poLycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS). The major benefits of IVM treatment include avoidance of hormone administration and risk of ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome (OHSS). OBJECTIVE Results of IVM from our unit in patients with PCOS. METHODS In this study 85 PCOS patients underwent 102 IVF cycles of IVM and were treated with one of the following protocols… CONTINUE READING