Ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome: steps to maximize success and minimize effect for assisted reproductive outcome.

@article{Gera2010OvarianHS,
  title={Ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome: steps to maximize success and minimize effect for assisted reproductive outcome.},
  author={Puja Sharma Gera and Laura L Tatpati and Michael C. Allemand and Mark A Wentworth and Charles C. Coddington},
  journal={Fertility and sterility},
  year={2010},
  volume={94 1},
  pages={173-8}
}
OBJECTIVE To investigate the strategies used to decrease the risk of ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome (OHSS) and their impact on pregnancy and live birth rates. DESIGN Retrospective cohort analysis. SETTING University hospital. PATIENT(S) One hundred eighty-eight patients undergoing fresh in vitro fertilization (IVF) cycles between 2000 and 2004, with peak serum estradiol levels >2500 pg/mL and presumed to be at risk for OHSS. INTERVENTION(S) Coasting and elective embryo… CONTINUE READING