Clinical Manifestations
  • The genital area has red, swollen, hot, painful skin eruptions.If severe , they can fill with pus then discharge before healing.
Treatment Principle
Herb Formulas
Clinical Manifestations
  • Acute:
    Day 1 through 3;
    Feeling of swollen pain
    Turns to a red lump
    May affect movement
    Day 5:
    Pus will form and discharge
    Day 7 :
  • The wound will start to heal (This is a tough area to heal. It may become a chronic infection.  This pattern is often Herpes.
  • Profuse yellow blood streaked (stained) leukorrhea (vaginal discharge)
  • Sticky with a strong odor
  • Thirst
  • General feeling of Heat
  • Dark urine
  • Fever
  • Chills
  • Severe headache
  • Flushed cheeks
  • Bad breath
  • Tinnitus
  • Hearing loss
  • Irritability
  • Insomnia
  • Coughing up viscous, thick sputum
  • Dark urine
  • Swollen lymph nodes
  • Abdominal tension and itching
  • Darkened skin
  • Epistaxis
  • Itching
  • Formation of cellulitis
  • T: Red
  • C: Sticky yellow (possibly brown)
  • P: Wiry and rapid or Slippery and rapid
Treatment Principle
  • Clear Heat
  • Detoxify
  • Promote Blood circulation
  • Dispel Stasis
Herb Formulas
Clinical Manifestations
  • Slow onset
  • No color change (long term may turn darker and purplish)
  • Starts as a hard lump
  • Ulceration may occur if left untreated long term
  • May also discharge pus (These are very difficult to heal.)
  • Irregular menstruation
  • Reduced appetite
  • Soreness in the lower back
  • Red and white vaginal discharge
  • Weak extremities
  • Abdominal distention
  • Pallid or sallow complexion
  • Palpitations with anxiety that may be continuous
  • Reduced appetite
  • Shortness of breath
  • Laconic speech
  • Easily fatigued extremities
  • Light-headedness and/or vertigo
  • Dizziness
  • Anorexia
  • Thirst
  • Course skin
  • Headache
  • Blurred vision
  • Lassitude
  • Severe chills and fever
  • Midline pain in women
  • Lower abdominal pain
  • Lower abdominal distention
  • Severe chills and fever
  • Irregular menstruation
  • Weight loss
  • Abscesses that neither suppurate nor improve
  • Continuous spotting from uterine bleeding
  • Weakness of the limbs
  • Itching
  • Under weight
  • T: Pale
  • C: Thin and white
  • P: Thin and frail or Large and Deficient without strength
Treatment Principle
  • Nourish Qi and Blood to eliminate toxicity
Herb Formulas
  • Stage 1 – hard lumps, no discoloration or pain unless touched, typically the size of a jellybean Yang He Tang
  • Stage 2 – ulcer and discharge: Tuo Li Xiao Du Yin