A Case of Senile Vaginitis Treated by Acupuncture


Senile vaginitis
Baliao point
Acupuncture therapy
Proved case




The article records details of the treatment process and effect of an elderly patient with senile vaginitis, where needling, a method of Chinese Traditional Medicine (TCM) method, was applied mainly, combined with oral administration of western medicine. It then analyses this disease from prospective of TCM. In the end, it concludes that no matter traditional needling method or traditional needling method combined with moxibustion, it has achieved a satisfied treatment effect while applying needling on chosen acupuncture points, so it is worthy being further popularized.


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