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Research Progress in the Treatment of Peripheral Neuropathy after Chemotherapy by Blood Letting in Shixuan (EX-UE 11) and Qiduan (EX-LE 12)

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DOI: 10.23977/medcm.2023.050412 | Downloads: 4 | Views: 128


Xinyu Fan 1, Furong Cheng 1, Jing Lei 1, Huiling Wang 1, Hailong Si 2


1 Shaanxi University of Chinese Medicine, Xianyang, Shaanxi, 712046, China
2 The Affiliated Hospital of Shaanxi University of Chinese Medicine, Xianyang, Shaanxi, 712000, China

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Hailong Si


Peripheral neuropathy after chemotherapy is one of the common side effects in patients with malignant tumors after chemotherapy, which seriously affects patients' quality of life. Therefore, safe and effective therapeutic measures have become the focus of clinical research in recent years. Shixuan (EX-UE 11) and Qiduan (EX-UE 12) bloodletting has the function of promoting blood circulation, removing blood stasis and relieving pain, detoxifying and saprophytic, which can relieve the discomfort symptoms of numbness and pain of hands and feet caused by chemotherapy, improve the quality of life of patients, and is worthy of clinical application.


Peripheral Neuropathy after Chemotherapy, Point EX-UE 11 (Shixuan), Point EX-UE 12 (Qiduan), Traditional Chinese Medicine, Numbness of Hands and Feet


Xinyu Fan, Furong Cheng, Jing Lei, Huiling Wang, Hailong Si, Research Progress in the Treatment of Peripheral Neuropathy after Chemotherapy by Blood Letting in Shixuan (EX-UE 11) and Qiduan (EX-LE 12). MEDS Chinese Medicine (2023) Vol. 5: 84-90. DOI:


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