A 45-year-old woman surnamed chang (hua surname) has been suffering from stiffness, chills and pain in her lower back for nearly half a year. After examination in the hospital, she was initially diagnosed as myofascitis after excluding skeletal problems in her lower back.
Myofascitis is good hair in lumbar back, it is to point to the aseptic sex inflammation reaction of muscle and fascia, call again "lumbar dorsal muscle injury", namely the lumbar backache that often says. Its pathogeny is cold, damp, traumatic or morpheus position is improper and chronic strain, make local lumbar back muscle fascia namely muscle tissue, produce edema, exudate and fibrous denaturation wait for a symptom. Clinical manifestations are often persistent or intermittent chronic muscle heaviness, pain, weakness, numbness and stiffness, which seriously affect the quality of life.
Combined with chang's pain symptoms, the doctor suggested chang to use balanced cupping therapy. The first treatment, chang felt back stretch, warm, pain relief. After treatment with the equalized cupping system once a week, a course of treatment for 4 times in total, chang's lower back pain disappeared, and her stiffness and coolness were relieved.
At present, the method that treats lumbar dorsal muscle injury is very much, western medicine is given priority to with anti-inflammatory analgesia more, but long-term medication has the side effect such as gastrointestinal tract and rash. In the treatment of Chinese medicine, myofascitis belongs to the category of bi syndrome of Chinese medicine. It is believed that the disease is mainly caused by the weak vital energy of the meridians and the loss of vital energy and blood due to the feeling of cold evil.
Balanced cupping therapy is a kind of cupping therapy of traditional Chinese medicine. Based on the basic theory of traditional Chinese medicine, this therapy selects acupoints according to the classics, and develops the traditional cupping therapy into more than 10 techniques, such as flassing, kneading, walking, rotating, shaking and vibrating cupping, so as to perform benign stimulation such as ironing, rubbing, pulling, squeezing and plucking on the waist and back muscles and "pain sensitive points". At the same time, the use of cupping warm, negative pressure effect, stimulate meridian qi, dredge meridian, regulate zang-fu organs, balance Yin and Yang, improve local blood circulation, relax spasmodic muscles, improve the fatigue state of the tissue, so that the meridian qi and blood smooth operation, to assist the treatment of back pain. During the procedure, the patient is usually placed in the prone position, first passing the bladder through the flashover tank on both sides of the spine in the back. When the pot is hot, apply a small amount of lubricating oil on the back and rub the pot along the vein and bladder meridian. Then shake the pot along the back bladder meridian, and then push the pot along the vein and bladder meridian with moderate suction. Wipe the back, according to different diseases in the corresponding acupuncture points and the lumbar back of the tank 5~10 minutes, at any time to ask the patient to feel and make adjustments. Balance cupping is not only used for the treatment of lumbar back muscle injury, but also for the auxiliary treatment of cold, cough, insomnia, periarthritis of shoulder, chronic fatigue syndrome, acute gastroenteritis, dampness-heat constitution conditioning and sub-healthy people.