C.Chi.25, S.Su.5,17,18; Chi.1,2, A.H.U.25, N.R. Vran`a
Vran`as`hotha is local elevation or swelling caused due to accumulation of the Dosha. It may lead to prodromalsymptom of the Vran`a.
- Upanaaha (Svedana)
- Paachana (Svedana)
- Raktamokshan`a (Visraavan`a)
General aim of Vran`as`hotha to induce either alleviation or suppuration. Vran`as`hotha may lead to Nija Vran`a. Hence Vran`as`hotha should be treated according to principles of Vran`a Chikitsaa.
Apatarpan`a is fasting or Langhana. It isprimary treatment of Vran`as`hotha. It is indicated in all types except Aagantu Vran`as`hotha.
Lepa of S`hothahara drugs should be applied locally. Drugs should selected as per dominance of Dosha.
It is S`hothahara, S`hoolahara, Vran`s`hodhana, Vran`aropan`a
Ghrita, Taila, Dhaanyaamla Ushn`a Parisheka
Pittaja / Raktaja / Vishaja / Abhighaataja S`hotha
Ksheera, Madhu, Ghrita, Ksheera Vriksha Kvaatha Anushn`a Parisheka
Taila, Mootra, Kshaarodaka Ushn`a Parisheka
Abhyanga is indicated prior to all above treatments. It reduces hardness and accumulation of Dosha.
Vimlaapana is liquefaction of local Dosha. It is indicated in hard swelling with mild pain. Vimlaapana should be done with finger tip or Ven`unaad`ee (probe) by applying gentle pressure over it. External Oleation and sudation over tender area should be done before Vimlaapana.
Upanaaha is indicated in Vaataja and Kaphaja S`hotha. It helps for Paachana or alleviation of swelling. Thus it helps in Aama and Pakva Avasthaa.
If S`hotha is not alleviated with above treatments, then Utkaarika with Snigdha, Ushn`a, Amla and Lavan`a drugs should be applied.
Raktamokshan`a is indicated immediately after S`hotha formation. It helps in alleviating pain and suppuration.
Hard, red black coloured swelling, swelling with large induration or swelling should be treated with Prachchhaana.
S`hotha due to Visha should be treated with Jalaukaa.
Upadravayukta, Rooksha S`hotha, Krisha Rugn`a should be treated with Snehana.
Kaphaja S`hotha, Rakta Dusht`ee should be treated with Vamana.
Virechana should be advised for Vaata-Pittaja Vran`as`hotha andchronic wounds.
Search Kalpa, Dravya, Aahaara, Chikitsaa Karma, Vihaara
Vyaadhi S`hotha, Vran`as`hotha, Sthaanabhedena S`hotha
Karma Svedana, Paachana, Bhedana
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