Mumps - Chinese Medicine

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Mumps

 

Mumps
Epidemic toxic heat invasion blocking the Shao Yang meridian causing high fever, irritability, headache, mandible swelling with swollen glands accompanied by pain, most common in winter and spring. Fever will last for 2 days before swelling pain starts, usually lasting 1-2 weeks


Wind Heat - first stage - swelling mandible region
Rx - Chai Hu Ge Gen Tang


Toxic Heat Stagnation - second stage - high fever with local area hard, swollen and painful
Rx- Pu Ji Xiao Du Yin


Toxic Heat Invading External Genitals - abdominal/testicular pain
Rx- Long Dan Xie Gan Tang

External application - Qing Dai Powder + Vinegar + H2O = Thin paste applied to local area

 


Prevention - Ban Lan Gen, Da Qing Ye

 

 

 

 

 

 

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