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Brief Summary: On September 26, 2012, Mabroukah, from Libya, who had been suffering skin impediment in traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) or  systemic sclerosis in the concept of western medicine, accompanied by tightness and swelling over the skin of her face and her four limbs for 10 years, was hospitalized in our hospital. In the recent 2 months, she suffered from tight feeling over her back skin. She achieved significant improvement after 66 days TCM treatment in our hospital.

Record of Hospitalization

Name: Mabroukah                                         Sex: Female

Age: 40                                                         Marital Status: Married

Nationality: Libyan                                       Date of Admission: Sep. 26, 2012

Companion: Her Husband

First Medical Record

Date: Sep. 27, 2012                               Time: 9:00 am

This 40-year-old lady had been suffering from skin impediment, accompanied by tightness and swelling over the skin of her face and her four limbs for 10 years. In the past two month, her disease became severe, with tight feeling over her back skin. The patient was hospitalized in our hospital for TCM treatment at 19 on September 26, 2012. 

Essential for Diagnosis:

1. The patient had been suffering from skin impediment, accompanied by tightness and swelling over the skin of her face and her four limbs for 10 years. In the past two months, her disease became severe, with tight feeling over her back skin.

2. When the patient came to our hospital, her facial skin and her four limbs were tight and swelling. Her back skin also was very tight. She felt dry in her mouth. She did not have difficulty in swallowing. The surface of her tongue was painful when she ate food; she was easy to be hungry. She felt burning sense in her esophagus; after took some western medicine, her burning sense was reduced somewhat. She also suffered pains over the joints of her shoulders, elbows, fingers, hips, knees and toes, especially her hip joints. Her hands and feet were cold, worsen during winter. She felt tiredness and blurred vision. She also suffered from hair loss and occasional tinnitus and sore throat. Her weight increased 5 kg.