자궁내막증으로 인한 골반통과 기타 동반 증상에 대해 증상 스트레스 도구와 삶의 질 측정도구로 평가한 調經種玉湯 加味方 치험례

Kim, Se-Hwa;Hwang, Deok-Sang;Lee, Jin-Moo;Lee, Kyung-Sub;Lee, Chang-Hoon;Jang, Jun-Bock

  • 투고 : 2015.10.22
  • 심사 : 2015.11.07
  • 발행 : 2015.11.27


Objectives : This study is to report the clinical effect of oriental medicine on a patient suffering from endometriosis with chronic pelvic pain and other accompanied various symptoms. Methods : The 32 years old patient had suffered from endometriosis symptoms including pelvic pain, menstrual cramping, disuresia, and other pains over 8 years. The patient received herbal medication, acupuncture, abdominal moxibustion during 5 months of outpatient treatment. The clinical effects were evaluated through TSD (Total Symptom Distress) and EHP-5 (Short-From Endometriosis Health Profile Questionnaire). Results : The various clinical symptoms were improved during the treatment. The TSD and EHP-5 score also noticeably reduced. Conclusions : This case study showed that oriental medicine, acupuncture and moxibustion treatment appeared to effectively reduce various symptom of endometriosis.


Endometriosis;Pelvic pain;TSD;EHP-5;Oriental medicine


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