Hereditary Retinitis Pigmentosa: Report of 1 Case Treated by Oriental Medicine

유전성 망막색소변성 한방 치험 1례

  • 정현아 (대전대학교 한의과대학 안이비인후피부과교실) ;
  • 홍석훈 (대전대학교 한의과대학 안이비인후피부과교실) ;
  • 노석선 (대전대학교 한의과대학 안이비인후피부과교실) ;
  • 김창훈 (대전대학교 한의과대학 안이비인후피부과교실)
  • Published : 2006.12.25


Retinitis pigmentosa(RP) is characterized by night-blindness, contraction of the visual field, distinct hereditary nature, wide-spread pigmentary in the midperiphery. We have experienced a case of retinitis pigmentosa treated by oriental medicine (Herbal medicaiton, Acupuncture & Electroacupuncture therapy). In the point of Differentiation of syndrome, this subject was diagnosed deficiency of both Gi & blood and Eum deficiency of Liver and Kidney. So we was administrated with Palmultang-Gamibang. After treatment of orient medicine, symptoms of patient were improved.


Retinitis pigmentosa;Eum deficiency of Liver and Kidney;Palmultang-Gamibang