The Acupuncture Treatment of Conjunctivitis
Chief Complaint: redness and swelling in the palpebral and hyperemia of bular conjunctivas,
Western Diagnosis: Acute conjunctivitis
Medical History: There’s no obvious cause resulted in the disease. The only diet habit of the patient is spicy food.
Questioning exam: The patient have headache, fever and aversion to wind together.
Pulse exam: The pulse is a floating and rapid one.
Tongue exam: The tongue coating is thin and yellow.
OM Diagnosis: Wind-heat pattern
Treatment Principle: Eliminate wind-heat and relieve swelling to ease pain.
Point Prescription: Acupoints selected:
The first treatment:Hegu(LI4),Taichong
The second treatment:Hegu(LI4),Taichong
The last treatment:Hegu(LI4),xingjian
Results: Good! The patient was cured completely after three acupuncture treatments.
Tang Yong MTOM
NO.37,12 bridge street,
Chengdu, Sichuan Province 610075 China