Skin disease infrequently kills, But Often produces unhappiness, Usually loss of work and social Deprivation as well as considerable Physical discomfort.
In conventional system of medicine scope of treatment is very less in psoriatic skin diseases; In Homoeopathic system psoriatic skin diseases can be treated successfully. Case below is an evidenced based example how homoeopathy can cure a case of psoriatic skin diseases
Patient Ms T, aged 33y,house wife, came on (03/01/2009)with eruptions over ears, scalp, hands , neck ,hairline margin with itching, patient was thirst less, Weight was 47 Kgs,
Case was diagnosed as Psoriasis by local dermatologist.
F/H: DM & HTN
The case was repertorised by Phataks method
Reportorial analysis is : Graphites 20/2, Pulsatilla 20/2, sepia 21/2,
3/01/09 : eruption over ears, scalp, hands with itching ,sadness, Pulsatilla was selected giving importance to Thirst less ,aversion to water Pulsatilla 30,3 doses were given placebo for 30 days, diet advice was given.
06/02/09 – eruption increased with itching, oozing was present, and Graphites 30, 3 doses, Placebo for 15 days, advice about diet and personal cleanliness was given.
21/05/09 Due domestic problems she came late after one month and half, she was better for some time and again itching, oozing started in the same places, Graphites 30,3 doses, Placebo for 15 days,
30/07/09 oozing is lees, itching is less, sadness still persisting Graphites 200, 3 doses, Placebo for 30days were given
03/08/09 no oozing, itching is less, sadness is less, scalp still scales are seen, hair fall still persisting, Graphites 200, 3 doses, Placebo for 30days were given.
30/10/09 no oozing, occasional itching, sadness is less, scalp scales are few seen, hair fall better, Placebo for 30days were given
24/11/09: itching increased,
Graphites IM, 1doses, Placebo for 30days were given
25/12/09 skin totally cleared from eruptions, Placebo for 30days was given
29/06/2010 she came after 6 months after stopping medication (as shown in visual)