Posts tagged #assisted reproductive technology

Ovarian Hyperstimulation: Not Your Ovarian Average Cyst

Pregnancies resulting from assisted reproduction are more complicated, with higher rates of ectopic, heterotopic and multifetal pregnancies, in addition to higher rates of abortions and premature deliveries. Other complications include venous thromboembolism as well as ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome. These are high risk pregnancies that will present to your emergency department and you should be aware of key management principles.