Influence of ovarian cysts on the results of in vitro fertilization.

  title={Influence of ovarian cysts on the results of in vitro fertilization.},
  author={Jean Parinaud and Kenneth Cohen and P Oustry and M Perineau and Xavier Monrozi{\`e}s and Jean Michel Reme},
  journal={Fertility and sterility},
  volume={58 6},
OBJECTIVE To determine if ovarian cysts are associated with a particular basal endocrine profile and impair follicular growth. DESIGN Retrospective study. SETTING In Vitro Fertilization (IVF) Center. PATIENTS Nine hundred fourteen stimulation cycles stimulated with a combination of luteinizing hormone-releasing hormone analogues (LH-RH-a) and human menopausal gonadotropins (hMG) in a long protocol in an IVF program. RESULTS After 15 days of LH-RH-a therapy, ovarian cysts (> or = 20 mm… CONTINUE READING