Journal of Acupuncture and Tuina Science

, Volume 3, Issue 1, pp 33–34 | Cite as

Treatment of 317 cases of facial paralysis by acupuncture

  • Chen Guo-neng
Clinical Reports


Three hundred and seventeen cases of facial paralysis were treated by acupuncture plus acupoint-injection, the results showed 313 cases were cured, 3 cases got significant effect and 1 case had effect, and the total effective rate was 100%. This method is perfect for treatment of facial paralysis and worthy of popularization.

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Facial paralysis Acupuncture-Moxibustion Hydro-acupuncture 

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© Shanghai University Press 2005

Authors and Affiliations

  • Chen Guo-neng
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  1. 1.Chen's Acupuncture ClinicQushan Town, Zhoushan city, ZhejiangChina

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