[Acupuncture therapy in the comprehensive treatment of salpingo- oophoritis]

Akush Ginekol (Mosk). 1991 Jun;(6):44-7.
[Article in Russian]


Follow-up and therapy of 136 patients with nonspecific salpingo-oophoritis evidence the efficacy of acupuncture included in a complex of therapeutic measures for the treatment of this condition, as compared to traditional therapeutic modalities. Acupuncture therapy is conductive to shortening in-hospital therapy, to full-value normalization of the body immunobiologic defense and of the autonomic nervous system, and to a reduction of the incidence of the condition recurrences.

Publication types

  • English Abstract

MeSH terms

  • Acupuncture Therapy*
  • Adolescent
  • Adult
  • Combined Modality Therapy
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Oophoritis / complications
  • Oophoritis / therapy*
  • Salpingitis / complications
  • Salpingitis / therapy*