Pityriasis Rosea - Chinese Medicine

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Pityriasis Rosea

Pityriasis Rosea - Feng Re Chuang - Wind Heat Eruption
A mild inflammatory skin disease of unknown western medical cause characterized by scaly lesions. They are characterized by patches of rose colour macules which have a dry scaly top layer which is not easily flaked off. The macules can follow skin creases or run parallel with the ribs.

Chinese Medicine Treatment Of Pityriasis Rosea
Wind Heat Invading Lungs -1st Stage - before rash patient feels slight fever, headache, joint aching, swollen lymph nodes. Area begins to itch followed by macule eruptions, (spring / fall)
Yin Qiao San
Long Dan Xie Gan Tang
Wind Heat With Blood Dryness - 2nd stage - general blood dryness symptoms
Xiao Feng San
Long Dan Xie Gan Tang
Qing Dai, Da Qing Ye, Ban Lan Gen, Huang Qin, Ku Shen = boil for application
Keep skin dry to prevent infection







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