May combine with pain. Can happen at any age but is most common around menopause.
Western Medicine - yeast infection, herpes, eczema, allergies (contact, atopic ), endocrine disorders, neurosis.
P/T - clear Heat and Damp, calm Heart, relieve pain and itch, resolve eruptions.
Acupuncture - sedate Ren, foot Jueyin , *Ren 3 (diuresisz0, LR 2, 8 (heat), HT 8 (fire), PC 5 (mental factors), SP 9 (diuresis)
- digestion- Ren 12, BL 20, ST 36
Toxic Damp (parasites)
bacterial, fungal, viral infection, with foul yellow leukorrhea
P/T - clear Damp/Heat, eliminate parasites, relieve itch
Acupuncture - Ren, foot Jueyin , Ren 2 & BL 32 & LR 5, SP 9 & HT 8
- frequent urination- LI 4, SP 6
P/T - nourish Yin, purge Fire, expel Wind, relieve itch
Acupuncture - Ren, foot Shaoyin , KI 3 & BL 23 & SP 6, Ren 3 & BL 18, Ren 1
Alternative Treatment Methods
auricular - Shenmen, external reproductive organs, adrenal, endocrine, LR, SP, KI
injection - vit B12 @ BL 32, SP 6, 0.2-0.3ml