The acupuncture and moxibustion therapy made of two methods respectively are ‘needle’ and ‘moxibustion’. By using the acupuncture and moxibustion to adjust main and collateral channels, Qixue of the internal organs and then to achieve the purpose to prevent and treat disease. The acupuncture and moxibustion therapy is according to the traditional Chinese Heart-Main and Collateral Channel Theory, applying some dialectical methods to conclude, synthesize and analyse various different symptoms in clinic. Then to definitize whether the pathogenesis and location of the disease is in liver or fu-organ, inside or outside. On the basis of that, choose acupoint and use acupuncture and moxibustion to adjust Qixue. Then to make the human body recover to balance and make the internal body to become harmony. Thus to achieve the purpose of treating vitiligo.
The principle of vitiligo treatment can be concluded to the following points:
(1)The regulative effects: The regulative effects of acupuncture and moxibustion therapy include the adjustment of blood and vessel and the adjustment of organs and histocyte. Generally speaking, because of the stimulation of internal and external factors, patients’ blood composition will change, the circulation will get blocked,and other abnormal phenomena. And these changes will get adjusted by acupuncture and moxibustion therapy. As for the adjustment for organic histocyte, some disease is not so clear yet, such as vitiligo and psoriasis. The acupuncture and moxibustion therapy has some inhibiting effect for some sthenic and excited spasm organs, organization, cell, and has some excitement and nutrition effect for some weak, suppressive, atonied organs and cells. By the bidirectional adjustment effect(excitement and inhibition), they can make the pathologic change gradually to become normal, thus to achieving the purpose to prevent the disease. These bidirectional adjustment effect may be related to the adjustment of acupuncture and moxibustion therapy for hypothalamus, hypophysis, adrenal gland, thyroid, gonad, target cell, target molecule, target organ and neurohumour.
(2) Defense mechanism: The acupuncture and moxibustion therapy can increase the reticuloendothelial system function, body’s various specific immunity and nonspecific immunity. Besides, it has obvious anti-inflammatory action. With the anti-inflammatory action, the causative agent can be eliminated and the symptom can be improved.
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