Irregular menstrual periods.
Low number of sperm in the ejaculate of the male.
The failure of the ovary to respond to follicle stimulating hormone (FSH) stimulation from the pituitary because of damage to or malformation of the ovary, or a chronic disease such as autoimmune disease. Diagnosed by elevated FSH in the blood.
Sudden ovarian enlargement accompanied by fluid accumulation in the abdominal cavity. This may occur with or without pain, and with or without accumulation of fluid in the lungs. OHSS is caused when the ovaries become over stimulated by the various hormones that cause follicular development.
The two sexual glands of the female where the eggs are stored. The ovaries also produce the hormones estrogen and progesterone.
The release of the egg (ovum) from the ovarian follicle.
Medical treatment performed to initiate ovulation.
A problem with the ovary where the egg is not matured or released properly.