Allergic Bronchopulmonary Aspergillosis (ABPA) - a disease exciting bronchi and lungs. Cause of disease - microscopic fungi - Aspergillus. Often accompanied by a variety of chronic lung disease such as asthma.
Surprisingly, Aspergillus there are always in the air, however, despite this, the illness develops not all people, but only in those who are predisposed to allergies to this type of fungi. Most often, Aspergillus can be found in damp areas or in the soil, on this basis, it is easy to conclude that the main places where fungi. This suite, the land of indoor plants and air conditioning.
In airways, microscopic fungi fall together with the air flow.
The causes of aspergillosis :- First of all, we note that most of aspergillosis affects people with weakened immune systems. But this factor alone is not sufficient for disease development. At risk are asthmatics (incidentally, they are most common this disease), people with chronic bronchitis and people who are on duty often come into contact with Aspergillus fungi. This poultry and livestock farmers, and workers microbiological corporations, and pharmacists, and librarians, and others.
Typically, aspergillosis occurs when exposed to a whole range of provoking factors described above.
The symptoms of aspergillosis: - When aspergillosis patients complain of fever and bronchial spasms. Cough up phlegm, which is endowed with a brown shade, in some cases, coughing occurs casts of the bronchial tubes. Are often marked by periodic exacerbation, sometimes recovery occurs by itself, without any treatment.
When endobronchial pulmonary aspergillosis observed cough and hemoptysis. We add that the disease sometimes no symptoms, that is, does not manifest itself. However, often there is a lot of signs of aspergillosis. The most striking symptoms of the disease - a cough, odorless, and hemoptysis, dramatic weight loss, fever and pain in the chest area.
Complications of aspergillosis :- Bronchopulmonary aspergillosis without proper treatment may damage the thin formation of the bronchi and bronchial extensions. As a result, it develops a chronic infectious disease of the lungs.
Another complication aspergillosis expressed in fibrosis of the lung tissue, in other words, normal lung tissue is replaced by connective tissue. As a result - the problem with the gas exchange and respiratory failure.
Aspergillosis treatment methods of classical medicine : - Aspergillosis treatment in traditional medicine is a rather difficult task. The applicable range of measures, including drug therapy and surgery if necessary.
Drug treatment is the purpose of antifungal drugs, the dosage is determined individually. For example, used Voriconazole and Amphotericin B and Itraconazole. Appointed by other means. If the lesion has reached the brain, in the course are not only all the drugs described above, but also flucytosine, which penetrates into the cerebrospinal fluid.
Also used drugs that eliminate the blockage of the bronchi of the patient.This so-called corticosteroid agent. As prophylaxis against recurrence appointed itraconazole.
When the disease becomes serious stage, a man went to the doctor too late, we have to resort to surgery. The patient is directed to a lobectomy, ligation or embolization of bronchial arteries. Specific measure is determined by the condition of the patient. The surgeon removes the hearth disease or scrape the affected area. For the operation and sent to those patients who have invasive aspergillosis center is located in the center close to the mediastinum (the fact that in such a situation, a great danger of excessive bleeding).
After the operation is also assigned complex reducing agents.
It should be noted that often there are serious postoperative complications (bleeding), so this method is in no way can not be considered fully secure. Potent drugs are also able to not only fight the disease, but also to harm as many complications. Truly effective, and most importantly, a safety measure is only a homeopathic treatment aspergillosis.
Homeopathic Remedies for Aspergillosis :- When aspergillosis uses the homeopathic medicines that displays the symptoms of a particular patient. Assume at hemopath assigned Ferrum Atsetikum (Aciticum Acidum) in 3, 3 and 6 dilution. Also in this case, good Ledum in 2, 3 and 3 dilution Millefolium at 1x, 2x and 3x dilution, Hamamelis at 1x, 2x and 3x dilution Ipecacuanha in 3, 3 and 6 dilution and Arnica at the 3, 3 and 6 dilution. When the cough with expectoration of blood is protracted, used Phosphorus in 6, 12 and 30 breeding.
The next group of homeopathic remedies is associated with symptoms such as fever and fever. Aconitum Napellus may be administered in a 3, 3, 6, 12 and 30 of dilution in 3x Nightshade, 3 and 6 dilution, Gelsemium in 3, 3 and 6 dilution Eupatorium Perfoliatum and other drugs.
As is known, homeopathic medicines are fighting the cause of disease, not just its consequences. Therefore, be effective tools to help you cope with asthma (if it was the cause of the disease) or to improve a weakened immune system. Under reduced immunity are best established itself Echinacea, but in asthma uses a large number of different funds. More details about them you can read in the "Asthma" our resource.
In the course of homeopathic treatment are taken into account a variety of factors, it is the attitude of the patient to heat and cold, and his complaints and constitutional type and even the habits of man. It is this personal approach can effectively and efficiently deal with aspergillosis.