A Study on Diagnostic Methodology and Symptomatology of “Karum Peru Noi” (Krishna Kuttam)

Muthu Karthikeyan, B (2020) A Study on Diagnostic Methodology and Symptomatology of “Karum Peru Noi” (Krishna Kuttam). Masters thesis, National Institute of Siddha, Chennai.

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Abstract

Karum Perunoi (Krishna Kuttam) is a clinical entity described by Sage Yugi in his wisdom. The place of description was found in Yugi Vaithiya Chinthamani-800, a treatise by Sage Yugi. This clinical entity was described by him as one among the 18 types under the heading Kuttam disease. The study was aimed at delving in depth into the clinical features mentioned under Karum Perunoi and to structure the Siddha diagnostic methods and prognosis of Karum Perunoi. Thus the study conducted has come out with excellent results validating the clinical features mentioned by Sage Yugi. The objective of the study was to evolve a set of exclusive Siddha diagnostic findings of Karum Perunoi. With the observation and inference of various parameters like Naadi, Noiutra kalam (disease acquired season) Manikkadai Nool, Neikkuri, Duration of illness, it can be concluded that all of them point to the development or vitiation of Vaatham & Pitham humour leading to the disease Karum Perunoi. So, with all the symptomatology and the observed results one can diagnose this study clinical entity as Karum Perunoi with confidence. The Manikkadai nool and Neikkuri findings may help in identifying the preponderance in a person to develop Karum Perunoi. Hence, it can be used as a screening measure to advise the preventive measures well in advance. The patients with symptoms of Karumperunoi mentioned by Yugi, conformed with majority of symptoms mentioned in the modern literature of Atopic Dermatitis. Thus, this study has validated the symptomatology elucidated by Sage Yugi and matched it with the disease – Atopic Dermatitis, classified as per International standards. Hence this study, concludes that the investigatory tools mentioned above can be used in diagnosis of Karum Perunoi.

Item Type: Thesis (Masters)
Additional Information: 321715202
Uncontrolled Keywords: Diagnostic Methodology, Symptomatology, Karum Peru Noi, Krishna Kuttam.
Subjects: AYUSH > Noi-naadal
Depositing User: Subramani R
Date Deposited: 27 Sep 2021 01:46
Last Modified: 27 Sep 2021 01:46
URI: http://repository-tnmgrmu.ac.in/id/eprint/18123

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