Highlights of disease
Mainly seen in children, recurrent worm infestation is characterized by itching at anal region, recurrent pain in abdomen, white patches on face and may be associated with loss of appetite and weight loss. It generally occurs in children who eat excessive sweets and have habit of eating soil, lead or nails.
According to Ayurveda, this occurs due to dominance of Aama Dosha and Kapha Dosha and is termed as Krumi roga.
- Ayurvedic medications on daily basis are advised after understanding the case in detail.
- Snehana, Swedana and Basti are some key Panchakarma treatments which may be performed as per necessicity under strict medical supervision.
- Avoid having diet that increases Kapha Dosha like Curd, Sweets, Bakery Products etc. Have green leafy vegetables and fruits regularly. Avoid eating soil, nails, lead etc.