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  1. Ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome

    Ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome is a complication from some forms of fertility medication. Most cases are mild, but a small proportion are severe.

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  1. Ovarian Hyperstimulation Syndrome

    A complication of OVULATION INDUCTION in infertility treatment. It is graded by the severity of symptoms which include OVARY enlargement, multiple OVARIAN FOLLICLES; OVARIAN CYSTS; ASCITES; and generalized EDEMA. The full-blown syndrome may lead to RENAL FAILURE, respiratory distress, and even DEATH. Increased capillary permeability is caused by the vasoactive substances, such as VASCULAR ENDOTHELIAL GROWTH FACTORS, secreted by the overly-stimulated OVARIES.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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