A Case Report of Treating Childhood Psoriasis by Danguieumja-gagambang and External Treatments

당귀음자가감방(當歸飮子加減方)과 외치법(外治法)을 병용한 소아(小兒) 건선(乾癬) 치험 1례

  • Min, Deul-Le (Department of Pediatrics, College of Oriental Medicine, Wonkwang University) ;
  • Chang, Sung-Jin (Department of Pediatrics, College of Oriental Medicine, Wonkwang University) ;
  • Park, Eun-Jung (Department of Pediatrics, College of Oriental Medicine, Wonkwang University)
  • 민들레 (원광대학교 한의과대학 소아과학교실) ;
  • 장성진 (원광대학교 한의과대학 소아과학교실) ;
  • 박은정 (원광대학교 한의과대학 소아과학교실)
  • Received : 2012.07.24
  • Accepted : 2012.08.18
  • Published : 2012.08.31


Objectives The purpose of this case study is to report the effect of concurrent administration of Danguieumja-gagambang and external treatments on childhood psoriasis. Methods The subject is a child with psoriasis. This patient was treated with oriental herbal medicine (Danguieumjagagambang) and external treatments. The improvement of the skin condition is observed by Psoriasis Area and Severity Index (PASI) score. Results After the treatment, the symptoms of psoriasis were relieved. PASI score of this child went down from 4.7 to 0. Conclusions This study showed that concurrent administration of Danguieumja-gagambang and external treatments can be an effective choice for psoriasis.


Supported by : 원광대학교


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