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Abstract Title:

Thirty-two cases of acne treated with blood-letting puncture, cupping and Chinese-drug facemask.

Abstract Source:

J Tradit Chin Med. 2005 Dec ;25(4):270-2. PMID: 16447668

Abstract Author(s):

Hua Pan

Article Affiliation:

Hua Pan


To observe the therapeutic effect on acne treated with blood-letting puncture, cupping and Chinese-drug facemask. Thirty-two patients with acne were treated with above-mentioned therapeutic method. Cure, improvement and ineffectiveness were respectively found in 24, 7 and 1 case, with a curative rate of 75.0% and a total effective rate of 96.8%. The combination of blood-letting puncture, cupping and external application of Chinese-drug facemask is effective in treating acne.

Study Type : Human Study
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