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Chikitsaa Prakaara: Krimighna


  • This is in context to Vran`a Chikitsaa
  • Many a times flies sit on the open wounds and lay their eggs there resulting in maggot formation.
  • Due to this maggot formation the patient gets following symptoms – severe biting pain, oedema, foul discharge, bleeding.
  • To remove these maggots the wound should be flushed with the above decoctions.
  • In few conditions blood is instilled in the wound. The maggots get attracted to it and as soon as they come out they are removed by Samdams`ha Yantra.

Other Description:

  • In modern era chloroform, phenyl, ether are the drugs used for this purpose.

Last updated on April 29th, 2021 at 09:39 am

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