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Case Report of Sjögren’s Syndrome with Arthritis diagnosed as Taeeumin’s Dry-febrile Symptom

박근희 1 오재선 2 Park Hye Sun 3

1동신대학교 한의과대학 사상체질의학교실
2동신대학교 한의과대학 내과학교실
3동신대학교

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ABSTRACT

Objectives This study was designed to evaluate the effects of Korean medicine therapy(Cheongsimyeonja-tang) on Taeeumin patients diagnosed with Sjögren’s syndrome with arthritis. Methods The Sjögren’s syndrome with arthritis patient was treated with Cheongsimyeonja-tang. The progress was evaluated with the visual analogue scale and erythrocyte sedimentation rate on hematologic examination. Results There was improvement in the patient’s Sjögren’s syndrome symptoms. The patient’s symptoms of the alimentary system, dried fever and arthralgia evaluated with the visual analogue scale improved. Erythrocyte sedimentation rate was decreased on hematologic examination. Conclusions This study suggests that Korean medicine(Cheongsimyeonja-tang) is effective in the treatment of Sjögren’s syndrome on Taeumin patients.

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