How is Ovarian Hyperstimulation Syndrome Treated?

Ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome (OHSS) is one potential side effect of treatment with injectable gonadotropins, which are commonly used to stimulate the ovaries to produce more egg follicles. Treatment for this condition depends heavily on how severe it is, and on whether or not any complications develop. About OHSS Ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome occurs when the ovaries…

What is Ovarian Hyperstimulation Syndrome?

Ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome (OHSS) is a condition that may develop as a result of treatment with injectable gonadotropins, or less commonly as a result of other medications or conditions. Below, we will talk about how this condition develops, as well as how it may be treated. Superovulation and Ovulation Induction with Gonadotropins Injectable gonadotropins include luteinizing…