Leucorrhea is a fluid that come out from women’s vagina (discharge). The discharge color could be white or yellow. The existence of this discharge may be a symptom of another disorder of the reproductive organs or other organs in the body. Leukorrhea is sometimes could be an indication of cervical cancer or another benign condition. Therefore, it is mandatory for women to go to the doctor if they have abnormal or continous disorder.
The symptoms of leucorrhoea is that is the white or yellowish discharge from vagina. The obvious symptom are foul smelling, headaches, fatigue, stomach pain and constipation. It is important to determine the underlying factor of any symptom before taking any medication.
The cause of leukorrhea is usually due to an infection. Other cause of leukorrhea could be trichomoniasis, candidiasis, and bacterial vaginosis. Frequent causes are The discharge of trichomoniasis is usually yellowish, odorous, and pruritic. Candidiasis is distinguished by a thin to thick white discharge with irritation and itching. Women with bacterial vaginosis often complain of a gray to yellow discharge with an offensive, fishy odor.
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Acupuncture Treatment For Leucorrhoea (Vaginal Discharge)
Leukorrhea is a disorder that related with female genital organ. Acupuncture seems to have an effective way of treatment to cure the disorder. Prior to treatment, an acupuncturist will thoroughly interview the patient to determinte the disease pattern of each patient, because each patient has different condition. According to the acupuncture treatment method, there are some condition that caused the leukorrhea depend on the color of the discharge, The white discharge is due to cold condition, Yellow discharge is caused by heat condition, while green or red is an indication of the damp heat.
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