Images by Genevieve Carbonatto
A patient presents to the Emergency department with severe abdominal pain. She is 4 weeks pregnant . Thus is an IVF pregnancy. She has ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome.The ovary measures 14.7 cm X 9.38 cm.It is polycystic. There is a large amount of fluid in the peritoneal cavity. The gestational sac not yet visible on transabdominal ultrasound ( 4 weeks pregnant). The uterus is being pushed posteriorly by the large ovary.
This is her scan:
Scanning though the pelvis in the longitudinal plane