In this article we are going to discuss about the types, causes, symptoms, classical and homeopathic treatment and remedies of Psoriasis. It is a chronic skin disease that mainly covers periarticular tissues.
Types of psoriasis :- There are several types of psoriasis, including the most popular - plaque, and other forms. Often Guttate psoriasis Pustular psoriasis intertriginous psoriasis, generalized pustular psoriasis, and Erythroderma. The last two types are severe forms of the disease.
Psoriasis Causes :- The exact causes that lead to the development of psoriasis, is currently unknown. It is assumed that the most basic factor - a genetic predisposition. However, there are many precipitating factors. Consider some of them.
Loosen the body from the inside are able to various infections, including strep. Also, studies have shown that the disease often develops in the protracted course of upper respiratory tract infections, including tonsillitis, bronchitis and so on. Furthermore, psoriasis often begins during periods imbalance of hormones, such as pregnancy or menstruation. Finally, the impetus for the development of the disease could serve as a medicated drugs, stress, smoking and alcohol.
Psoriasis Symptoms :- As a rule, psoriasis begins with the appearance of small formations on the skin, which have clear boundaries and itch. Then papules covered with scales of a silver color, which are separated easily. The acute period of the disease is characterized by the expansion of the number of rash-covered skin. Eruptions are growing, becoming more bizarre and interconnected.
The rash occurs in different places, but mostly near the large joints, such as elbows, knees, sacrum, and in the folds. Also, illness covers the scalp.
A few months after the onset of disease symptoms of psoriasis enters stationary phase. Symptoms of this stage: plaque growth stops, fresh elements do not appear, flakes cover the entire plaques around which is light and thin skin. This stage can last for months or even years.
In some cases, psoriasis affects the nails and that is expressed in the appearance of punctate dimples on them. In addition, the free edge of the nail plate is loosened and thickens, nail color changes and becomes dark yellow.
Psoriasis can also go in the affected joints, called "psoriatic arthritis". In this disease become swollen and sore to the touch joints, mobility is broken, there is nail psoriasis. In general, the symptomatic picture is very similar to rheumatism, so find out the real cause of pain is possible only after a thorough examination and analysis.
Psoriasis classical treatment methods :- To date, there are no methods that allow to completely rid the patient of psoriasis. Classical medicine has become a force only to reduce symptoms of the disease and alleviate the patient's life. Very important is the way of life that involves minimizing skin irritation and stress, as well as the cessation of smoking and alcohol.
When psoriasis progresses, prescribers general therapy and external agents. Patients need to take special vitamin complex and are issued hyposensitization preparations. In various ointments act as external medicines.
During the stabilization process is also used external means, including affecting skin ointments. Medication combined with topical steroids and ultraviolet irradiation in superthermal doses. In some cases, are-PUVA therapy and photochemotherapy and autohemotherapy and other methods. In psoriatic arthritis appointed paraffin baths and physiotherapy.
If the psoriatic process is in the acute stage and proceeds very hard, the recommended cytotoxic immunosuppressants (e.g. methotrexate). They are appointed inside.
Traditional medicine does not stand still, constantly emerging new drugs to combat the effects of psoriasis. Maybe after some time, it will be possible to cope with the disease and the measures of the classical medical science, but now get rid of the causes of psoriasis may be only resorted to homeopathy.
Psoriasis treatment methods of homeopathy:- Ars Iodatum 3, 6, 12 and 30 assigned dilution with psoriasis and is the quite effective homeopathic remedy.
Carduus marianus in 3, 3 and 6 dilutions also performed well in psoriasis.
Chelidonium in 3, 6 and 3 breeding - another homeopathic remedy that helps patients with psoriasis.
Manganum Aceticum 3, 6 and 12 dilutions often prescribed for psoriasis.
Rush tox in 3, 3, 6 and breeding as an ointment not only helps in psoriasis but also for eczema.
In psoriasis and eczema, and also it helps to another homeopathic remedy - Sepia 3, 6, 12 and 30 dilutions.
Solidago in 3 and 3 dilution assigned in psoriasis.
Eczema, psoriasis and neirodermatite help Sulfur in 3, 3, 6, 12 and 30 of dilution and topically, as an ointment.
Under the same ailments heals Sulphur Iodatum 3, 6, 12 and 30 dilutions.
As practice shows, homeopathy is able to completely cure psoriasis of any type and at any stage. Assign specific medications, depending on the patient's constitutional type.