An Observational study on Siddha Diagnostic Tools including Line of treatment and Dietary Regimen of Kabaala Karappan

Thiruvengadam, P (2019) An Observational study on Siddha Diagnostic Tools including Line of treatment and Dietary Regimen of Kabaala Karappan. Masters thesis, Government Siddha Medical College, Chennai.


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Initially the author had selected 4-5 topics. The author was interested to select this topics because now a days most of the people with seborrheic dermatitis are developing more complications, So the author show this topic to a modern pathologist, She gave more information to the author about the disease. Then this topic is submitted to the screening committe members and got approved from IEC committe members. The aim of this study is to evaluate the significance of the disease kabaala karappan with help of siddha parameters Ennvagai thervu, manikadai nool and yaakkaiElakkanam. Kabaala karappan is quoted in the Yugi Vaithiya Chinthamani-800.It is one of the karappan disease characterized by itching of scalp, ear, flaky scaly, dandruff, running nose, sneezing. The author had collected review of literature, definition, etiology and classification regarding the disease from various books. From the observational study, In O.P.D 100 cases were observed as per the inclusion and exclusion criteria and the informed consent were observed from the patients. Case sheet proforma were maintained for 100 cases author took the study in her OPD under the guidance of her department faculty. Laboratory investigations also were carried out during the study. Ennvagai Thaervu, yaakkai Elakkanam, manikkadai nool, and panja patchi saasthiram were focused in the study. In this study, following data were observed and discussed for the 100 cases. Among 100 cases, 100% of cases presented with itching in head, 97% scaling in head, 29% of cases itching in ear, 27% sneezing, 88%had mithaveppam, 57% had vadha pitham, 38% had neikkuri of vadhapitham. 52% had pithavadham thegi. 47%had 8 3/4 fbs in manikkadainool, 44% had vaayu (air) element.

Item Type: Thesis (Masters)
Additional Information: (Reg.No.321615104)
Uncontrolled Keywords: Siddha Diagnostic Tools, Line of treatment, Dietary Regimen, Kabaala Karappan.
Subjects: AYUSH > Noi-naadal
Depositing User: Subramani R
Date Deposited: 13 Mar 2020 10:40
Last Modified: 13 Mar 2020 10:40

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