Highlights of disease
Cellulitis means bacterial infection of skin. It is generally seen at legs and face. Inflammatory signs like redness, Pain, swelling and warmth are seen at site and the patient may have fever.
According to Ayurveda, this occurs due to dominance of Vaata Dosha, Aama Dosha, Kleda, Rakta dhatu dushti and is associated with Krimi Sansarga.
- Ayurvedic internal medications along with local applications and regular dressing with Ayurvedic medicines are advised after understanding the case in detail.
- Raktamokshnana, Lepana, Dhavana are some key Panchakarma treatments which may be performed as per necessicity under strict medical supervision.
- Avoid having diet that increases Vaata Dosha and which is heavy to digest like Curd, Bakery Products, Fermented foods, oily food, outside eatables, spicy food etc. Avoid food items that are sticky in nature e.g. rice, custard apple etc. Have green vegetables regularly and do regular exercise.