Treating breast cancer radiotherapy-induced moist desquamation with a traditional Chinese medicine formula: a case series pilot study.

@article{Xiaoshan2014TreatingBC,
  title={Treating breast cancer radiotherapy-induced moist desquamation with a traditional Chinese medicine formula: a case series pilot study.},
  author={Wang Xiaoshan and Li Zhixi and Liang Liang and Luo Shuchun and Wang Xia and Wang Yuyi and Luo Feng},
  journal={Journal of alternative and complementary medicine},
  year={2014},
  volume={20 9},
  pages={732-5}
}
UNLABELLED Abstract Objective: A case series is presented to investigate the efficacy and safety of Erhegao for patients with breast cancer who have radiotherapy-induced moist desquamation. METHODS Eighteen women with breast cancer who received radiotherapy and developed moist desquamation were enrolled. Erhegao cream, a Traditional Chinese Medicine formula consisting of zinc oxide powder, calamine powder, and lithospermum oil, was applied on areas of moist desquamation. Application was… CONTINUE READING
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