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Treatment of psoriasis who have functional gastrointestinal disorder : Two Case Reports
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Treatment of psoriasis who have functional gastrointestinal disorder : Two Case Reports
Lee, Ki-Hoon; Yang, Ji-Eun; Gyu-Tae, Chang;
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Objectives : The purpose of this study is to present two case reports on the treatments of psoriasis who has functional gastrointestinal disorder.Methods : We administered herbal medicine to two patients who showed psoriasis with functional gastrointestinal disorder and evaluated the results by Psoriasis Area and Severity Index(PASI).Results : After the treatment two patients showed improvements in PASI. PASI of patient 1 changed from 8.8 to 0.8; patient 2 from 7.0 to 0.2Conclusions : The results suggest that herbal medicine can be an effective treatment for psoriasis who has functional gastrointestinal disorder.
functional gastrointestinal disorder;psoriasis;herbal medicine;skin disease;PASI;
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