Objective : This study aims to explain the effect of Osuyu-tang on an acne vulgaris which a Soeumbyeong patient has.
Methods : This is a case report on a female patient who has been suffering from acne vulgaris which is not controlled by normal dermatological treatments. According to Diagnostic system based on Shanghanlun provisions, Osuyu-tang was provided for fifty days.
Results : After a series of Osuyu-tang treatments, the patient’s symptoms and result of KAGS improved.
Conclusions : This case study showed an effectiveness of using Osuyu-tang according to Diagnostic system based on Shanghanlun provisions on acne.
KeyWords : Osuyu-tang(Wuzhuyu-tang, 吳茱萸湯), Diagnostic system based on Shanghanlun provisions, Soeumbyeong(少陰病), Acne