Case Report

Ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome and development of pulmonary embolism in pregnancy: case report

Author: Cara Zimmerman (University of Iowa)

  • Ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome and development of pulmonary embolism in pregnancy: case report

    Case Report

    Ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome and development of pulmonary embolism in pregnancy: case report

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Abstract

Ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome caused by assisted reproductive technology can lead to pulmonary embolism, a rare but serious side effect.

Keywords: ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome, pulmonary embolism, anticoagulation, venous thromboembolism, assisted reproductive technology (ART), ovarian stimulation, ovulation induction

How to Cite:

Zimmerman, C., (2010) “Ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome and development of pulmonary embolism in pregnancy: case report”, Proceedings in Obstetrics and Gynecology 1(1), 1-6. doi: https://doi.org/10.17077/2154-4751.1010

Rights: Copyright © Cara Zimmerman, 2010.

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01 Apr 2010
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