PULMONARY ABSCESS

Clinical Manifestations
  • Cough with expectoration of copious thick, purulent, yellow-green sputum or blood-flecked, foul-smelling pus
  • Sputum is difficult to expectorate
  • Cough may have no sputum
  • Dyspnea
  • Asthma
  • Pain in the ribs
  • Mild chest pain
  • Dry, scaly skin
  • Fever
  • Maybe chills and fever
  • Red rashes
  • Thirst
  • T: Scarlet
  • C: Yellow and smooth or Yellow and greasy
  • P: Slippery and rapid
Treatment Principle
  • Clear Heat
  • Counteract Toxin
  • Transform Stasis
  • Drain Pus
  • Resolve Phlegm
  • Soothe asthma in case of asthma
Herb Formulas
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