A Study on Siddha Diagnostic Methodology Specially in Maruthuva Sothidaviyal for "Swasakasam”

Kawsigan, M (2020) A Study on Siddha Diagnostic Methodology Specially in Maruthuva Sothidaviyal for "Swasakasam”. Masters thesis, Government Siddha Medical College, Palayamkottai.

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The aim is to conduct a clinical study on standardization of Siddha diagnostic methodology for swasakaasam with special mention to Maruthuva Sothidaviyal. • The author had collected literature for definition, etiology, pathogenesis, other characteristic features, specific diagnostic findings, line of treatment and dietary regimen from various texts. • For the work, 40 cases were observed and diagnosed in the OPD of Government Siddha Medical College, Palayamkottai. • Log Book and proforma were maintained for each of these 40 cases individually. • Birth time, Birth place, Birth Date were carefully noted in order generate birth natal chart which was proceeded after getting written consent from the participant of the study. • Prompt diagnosis was made after careful analysis of observation results and differential diagnosis. • The etiopathogenesis and pathology of the disease had been discussed. • Derangement of UyirThathukkal and UdalThathukkal in the disease had been discussed. • Alterations in Siddha parameters like Kaalam, Nilam, Gnanenthiriyam, Kanmenthiriyam, Thegi Ilakkanam and Manikkadai Nool have been recorded. • Ennvagai Thervugal had been studied in detail and their interpretation had been done. • Assessment of Maruthuva sothidam in diagnosing the disease swasakasam shows absolute reliability. • According to the assessment of Maruthuva sothidam, the disease swasakasam is a vatha predominant disease along with the alterations in pitham. The disease Swasakasam is chronic with recurrent episodes which is quietly similar to the symptomatology of the disease swasakasam. • Hence, maruthuva sothidaviyal should be encouraged and used in all aspects of siddha diagnostic approach. CONCLUSION: Here this study ensured the applicability and reliability of using Medical astrology as siddha diagnostic approach. As this diagnostic method is cost-effective, reliable and quick, this may also preferred actively as most prompted diagnostic method. This study has been conducted as observational type off study. Furthermore Experimental studies should be carried out in validating this research in more efficient way.

Item Type: Thesis (Masters)
Additional Information: 321715005
Uncontrolled Keywords: Siddha Diagnostic Methodology, Specially, Maruthuva Sothidaviyal, Swasakasam.
Subjects: AYUSH > Noi-naadal
Depositing User: Subramani R
Date Deposited: 27 Sep 2021 02:32
Last Modified: 27 Sep 2021 02:32
URI: http://repository-tnmgrmu.ac.in/id/eprint/18129

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