Herbal medicine significantly improved muscle function in a patient with type 1 facioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophy: A case report.

@article{Li2020HerbalMS,
  title={Herbal medicine significantly improved muscle function in a patient with type 1 facioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophy: A case report.},
  author={Hongjuan Li and H. Huang and W. Long and Junling Zuo},
  journal={Explore},
  year={2020}
}
  • Hongjuan Li, H. Huang, +2 authors H. Huang
  • Published 2020
  • Medicine
  • Explore
  • BACKGROUND AND AIM Facioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophy (FSHD) is a common muscular disorder. At present, treatments for FSHD have limited effects on the muscle function of patients. A famous Chinese medicine formula, Buzhong Yiqi (BZYQ), has shown promising effects on several muscular diseases, but evidence regarding its effect on FSHD is lacking. This study aimed to examine the effect of BZYQ on FSHD. CASE PRESENTATION A 15-year-old girl suffered from progressive muscle weakness, with a… CONTINUE READING