A Case of Traumatic Subcutaneous Hematoma of Shin in Soyangin

외상성 소퇴부 피하혈종 소양인 환자 치험례

Lee, Yong-Jae;Park, Seong-Sik

  • Received : 2015.12.11
  • Accepted : 2015.12.18
  • Published : 2015.12.31


Objectives The purpose of this study was to report the effects of treatments to traumatic subcutaneous hematoma on the shin using herbal medication and external application without venesection, which had no change in spite of previous 3 weeks medical conservative treatment so it had a risk of sepsis.Methods The patient diagnosed as Soyangin was prescribed with Yangkyuksanhwa-tang. The subcutaneous hematoma lesion was treated by external application of Daehwangchija-san(大黃梔子散). We evaluated the size of hematoma, pain and gait disturbance.Results and Conclusions Subcutaneous hematoma and relevant symptoms disappeared within 11 days of admission. Any kind of sequela did not show up and skin color was recovered after 4 month later follow-up.


Subcutaneous Hematoma;Yangkyuksanhwa-tang;Daehwangchija-san;Sasang Constitution


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