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OHSS: Introduction

OHSS: Excessive stimulation of the ovaries that usually occurs as a complication of in vitro fertilization but may also occur spontaneously. The degree of excessive ovarian stimulation may vary from mild to severe. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of OHSS is available below.

Symptoms of OHSS

Home Diagnostic Testing

Home medical testing related to OHSS:

Wrongly Diagnosed with OHSS?

OHSS: Complications

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Causes of OHSS

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OHSS: Undiagnosed Conditions

Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:

Misdiagnosis and OHSS

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OHSS: Research Doctors & Specialists

Research related physicians and medical specialists:

Other doctor, physician and specialist research services:

Hospitals & Clinics: OHSS

Research quality ratings and patient safety measures for medical facilities in specialties related to OHSS:

Choosing the Best Hospital: More general information, not necessarily in relation to OHSS, on hospital performance and surgical care quality:

OHSS: Rare Types

Rare types of diseases and disorders in related medical categories:

OHSS: Animations

Statistics for OHSS

OHSS: Broader Related Topics

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Definitions of OHSS:

Ophanet, a consortium of European partners, currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000. They list OHSS as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet


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