Bed Sores

Highlights of disease

Also termed as Pressure injuries, Bed sores means localized damage of skin and underlying tissue due to pressure with or without friction at specific area. It is generally seen at hips, heels, lower back, back of shoulder etc. It is commonly seen in bed ridden patients like that of Chronic illnesses like Paralysis. Its risk factors include Diabetes, raised Cholesterol levels, Smoking etc.

According to Ayurveda, this occurs due to dominance of Kapha Dosha, Aama Dosha, Kleda, Rakta dhatu dushti and it may be associated with Krimi Sansarga.


Panchakarma Treatment:

Helpful Tips