WJPR Citation New

  All Since 2011
 Citation  2903  2393
 h-index  27  24
 i10-index  68  60

Login

Best Paper Awards

World Journal of Pharmaceutical Research (WJPR) will give best paper award in every issue in the form of money along with certificate to promote research activity of scholar.
            Best Paper Award :
Dr. Muhammad Baqir MR Fakhrildin
Download Article: Click Here

Search

Track Your Article

Abstract

ROLE OF VIRECHNA AND SHAMANA LINE OF MANAGEMENT IN PALMO-PLANTAR HYPERKEROTIC PSORIASIS (CHARMADALA) – A CASE STUDY

Dr. Sahana Kamath* and Dr. Muralidhara Sharma

ABSTRACT

A female patient of 56yrs working as a bank employee often working on computers complains of painful and itchy thick, cracked palms and soles since one year. Initially there were fine scales being shed from the area she itched, as months passed by there were plaques of thick skin shed on itching, the thick skin even with a mildest stretch got cracked open so for these complaints she approached to our OPD, was diagnosed as Kaphapittaja Charmadala, Virechana was planned for management of the same. Patient was treated with Virechana followed by Samsarjana Krama for successive three times. The Therapy reduced the hyperkeratinisation of palms, cracking and scaling of skin plaques in palms, itching was reduced in palms. In the soles there was a complete remission observed after the second course of virechana, without a recurrence. There was a marked reduction in the Psoriasis Debility Index from 34 to 16.

Keywords: Palmo-Plantar Psoriasis, Kaphapittaja Charmadala, Snehana, Virechana.


[Full Text Article]

Call for Paper

World Journal of Pharmaceutical Research (WJPR)
Read More

Email & SMS Alert

World Journal of Pharmaceutical Research (WJPR)
Read More

Article Statistics

World Journal of Pharmaceutical Research (WJPR)
Read More

Online Submission

World Journal of Pharmaceutical Research (WJPR)
Read More