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Clinical and Experimental Obstetrics & Gynecology  2017, Vol. 44 Issue (2): 292-295    DOI: 10.12891/ceog3473.2017
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Severe ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome in a naturally conceived singleton pregnancy after ovulation induction: a case report
F. Yang1, *(), H. Hu2, P.Z. He2, M. Zhang2, Y. Qian1, Y. Li1
1 Department of Reproductive Medicine Center, East Hospital of Tongji University, Shanghai, China
2 Department of Gynecology, Shuguang Hospital Affiliated with Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Shanghai, China
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Abstract  
Objective: To present a case of severe ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome (OHSS) in a naturally conceived singleton pregnancy after ovulation induction. Case: A 31-year-old woman with polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS) underwent ovulation induction therapy. Six days later, she was admitted to the present hospital with the symptoms of OHSS. Ultrasonography confirmed the single live intrauterine pregnancy, as well as enlarged multicystic ovaries and marked ascites that required abdominal paracentesis. The woman was treated with intravenous infusion, exogenous colloid supplementation, essentiale liver treatment, rocephin anti-infective therapy for skin lymphangitis of left lower limb, and drainage of the ascites. She recovered by day 45 of admission. Conclusion: Severe OHSS may develop in women with PCOS who undergo ovulation induction therapy. Serious complications may develop rapidly and therefore OHSS must be treated urgently and with multidisciplinary management.
Key words:  Ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome      Pregnancy      Ovulation induction     
Published:  10 April 2017     
*Corresponding Author(s):  F. YANG     E-mail:  yangfan9786@163.com

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F. Yang, H. Hu, P.Z. He, M. Zhang, Y. Qian, Y. Li. Severe ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome in a naturally conceived singleton pregnancy after ovulation induction: a case report. Clinical and Experimental Obstetrics & Gynecology, 2017, 44(2): 292-295.

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https://ceog.imrpress.com/EN/10.12891/ceog3473.2017     OR     https://ceog.imrpress.com/EN/Y2017/V44/I2/292

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