High doses of GnRH antagonists are efficient in the management of severe ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome.

@article{Bonillamusoles2009HighDO,
  title={High doses of GnRH antagonists are efficient in the management of severe ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome.},
  author={F Bonilla-musoles and Francisco Raga and J C Castillo and Mariano Sanz and Manuel Dolz and Newton G Osborne},
  journal={Clinical and experimental obstetrics & gynecology},
  year={2009},
  volume={36 2},
  pages={78-81}
}
OBJECTIVE To determine whether treatment of severe ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome (OHSS) with high-dose gonadotropin-releasing hormone (GnRH) antagonist, due to its luteolytic effect, is an effective method of management. METHODS Six infertile patients who had been scheduled for embryo transfer and developed early-onset severe OHSS with ascites and hemoconcentration were chosen for treatment with 3.0 mg of a GnRH antagonist (Cetrotide; Cetrorelix, Serono, Madrid, Spain). The response of… CONTINUE READING