Use of Intramuscular Progesterone versus Intravenous Albumin for the Prevention of Ovarian Hyperstimulation Syndrome

This study was designed to compare the effectiveness of intramuscular progesterone with that of intravenous albumin in the prevention of ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome (OHSS). Ninety-six patients at high risk to develop OHSS (estradiol concentration 19,000 pmol/l on the day of hCG administration and over 20 follicles of a diameter larger than 14 mm observed by …