Intravenous calcium infusion as a novel preventive therapy of ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome for patients with polycystic ovarian syndrome


GURGAN T., DEMIROL A., Guven S., BENKHALIFA M., GIRGIN B., Li T. C.

FERTILITY AND STERILITY, vol.96, no.1, pp.53-57, 2011 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 96 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2011
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.fertnstert.2011.04.094
  • Journal Name: FERTILITY AND STERILITY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.53-57
  • Keywords: ART, IV calcium, OHSS, PCOS, prevention, IN-VITRO FERTILIZATION, ENDOTHELIAL GROWTH-FACTOR, RENIN-ANGIOTENSIN SYSTEM, OHSS

Abstract

Objective: To evaluate the effectiveness of IV calcium infusion on prevention of ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome (OHSS) in patients with polycystic ovary syndrome undergoing assisted reproductive techniques cycles.