Acupuncture treatment of tinnitus
medical profession. Complex causes, study its causes and mechanisms never stopped. The outer ear, middle ear, inner ear disease can cause tinnitus occurs, in addition, there tinnitus, central tinnitus, ringing in the ears to listen to the sound of tinnitus and sleep outside systemic drug-induced, traumatic tinnitus different. But so far, there is not yet a mechanism can explain all the symptoms of tinnitus. Deafness and tinnitus refers to abnormal hearing two symptoms. Tinnitus is a ringing consciously based disease ear; hearing loss or deafness is hearing loss based disease, deafness often by the Tinnitus evolved. Both in the pathogenesis and treatment of acupuncture is substantially the same.
Western medicine treatments for tinnitus are many first advocated the cause of treatment, that is to find the exact cause of tinnitus, then appropriate treatment for the cause, but because most of the exact cause of tinnitus is not found. Therefore, most of tinnitus can not be taken due to treatment. Just take symptomatic treatment, symptomatic treatment, including physical therapy and medication, physical therapy by improving the duration of tinnitus, the tinnitus sound size, or by treating it for granted the existence of tinnitus, or by consulting reduce their fear and for tinnitus and other concerns. Drug therapy includes two kinds, one for the treatment of primary disease, the other is non-auditory symptoms caused by the treatment of tinnitus. Drugs commonly used local anesthetic, anxiolytic, vasodilator drugs. But so far, none of the treatment methods recognized by the medical community.
The occurrence of tinnitus can be divided into internal external. More from internal anger, panic, liver and gallbladder, Wind & Fire rises, so Shaoyang gas closed barrier. Or due to kidney qi is weak, liver and kidney deficiency, essence incapable of rising to the ear. More external invasion by the pathogenic wind.
TCM deficiency syndrome and excess syndrome: excess syndrome. Furious panic, hepatobiliary Huo caused Shaoyang meridians gas closed resistance, or phlegm stagnation. deficiency syndrome usually caused by kidney essence depletion, refined gas can not rise to the ear orifices. Clinically often divided into objective tinnitus and subjective tinnitus, subjective tinnitus is more common, mental state, focusing on force distribution, body condition, drug use, quality of sleep, fatigue, noise, alcohol and emotional stress, etc. occur and tinnitus severity implications. Comprehensive treatment of tinnitus should take into account the duration, disease location, severity, and other systemic disease etiology line therapy and symptomatic treatment. Up to now there is still no proven cure for tinnitus treatment. Acupuncture treatment without side effects, treating the symptoms, convenient and easy in clinical and achieved good effect,Tinnitus effect, especially for tinnitus caused significant effect acquired
neuropathic Tinnitus, its pathogenesis is not yet entirely clear, most people think of injured nerve hearing, cochlear hair cells caused by use of Western medicine vasodilator, neurotrophic, hyperbaric oxygen chamber therapy, the effect is not ideal. Chinese medicine believes that many tinnitus causes. Because there is insufficient kidney essence, lost in recuperation. There spleen phlegm stagnation, liver and gallbladder Huo, etc. can not be due to the very orifices. However, different causes of tinnitus. Blood stasis is the fundamental disease, chronic illness into the network, it will inevitably hurt the blood network. Early evil superficial, long the evil depth.
Positive type tinnitus and deafness if accompanied by tinnitus such as thunder or the sound of the tide, it can relieve itself, occur or worsen after angry, dizziness, headache, mouth and throat pain, irritability, restlessness and other symptoms, tinnitus and deafness empirical type, this type of tinnitus and deafness the attacks and emotional factors caused by qi of fire, due to dietary factors sputum Yu-fire and other factors. Acupuncture therapy; Yifeng (bilateral), tinggong (bilateral), XiaXi (bilateral), zhongzhu (bilateral) Taichong (bilateral)
deficient syndrome type tinnitus and deafness. Tinnitus often tired after the increase, such as tinnitus sound of cicadas, when time, or day and night, clear night, gradually hearing loss, irritability, insomnia, dizziness, loss of appetite, pale yellow. Xu Zheng type tinnitus onset of deafness and physical weakness caused by factors related to kidney. Treatment points: Yifeng (bilateral), tinggong(bilateral), Xiaxi(bilateral), Shenyu (bilateral), taixi (bilateral).