MANAGEMENT OF CERVICAL SPONDYLOSIS THROUGH PANCHAKARMA AND AYURVEDIC INTERVENTIONS - A CASE REPORT

Authors

  • Zaveriya Khan Under-graduate student, Department of Panchakarma, Mahatma Gandhi Ayurveda College, Hospital and Research Centre Salod (H), Wardha, Datta Meghe Institute of Medical Sciences, Nagpur, India.
  • Shweta Parwe Professor and Head, Department of Panchakarma, Mahatma Gandhi Ayurveda College, Hospital and Research Centre Salod (H), Wardha, Datta Meghe Institute of Medical Sciences, Nagpur, India.
  • Milind Nisargandha Associate Professor Saveetha Medical College and Hospital,Chennai – 602105 Saveetha Institute of Medical and Technical Sciences (DU) Chennai.

Keywords:

Cervical Spondylosis, Panchakarma, Ayurvedic Intervention, Kukkutand sweda, Matrabasti

Abstract

Background- All cervical spine levels are affected by the overall disease process known as cervical spondylosis. The symptoms of cervical spondylosis include ligamentous and segmental instability, osteophytosis of the vertebral bodies, hypertrophy of the facets, and degenerative alterations to the intervertebral discs. The ageing process is linked to cervical spondylosis' natural course. Aim and Objectives- This study aimed to assess the efficacy of Panchakarma and  Ayurvedic Intervention in managing Cervical Spondylosis. Material and Methods- A single case study of a 33 years older female who was already diagnosed with cervical spondylosis. He was presented with pain in the neck region radiating to both hands, stiffness and tingling sensation with the restricted movement for seven months. He was treated with Panchakarma, including local massage, Kukkutand sweda and matrabasti followed by Ayurvedic Intervention. The treatment was continued for 14 days Observation and Result- Symptomatic assessment of the patient was carried out after 14 days. The satisfactory outcomes were there, and the overall quality of life of the patient was significantly improved. Conclusion- The regime, as mentioned earlier, gives significant relief in managing cervical spondylosis.

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Published

15-07-2022

How to Cite

Zaveriya Khan, Shweta Parwe, & Milind Nisargandha. (2022). MANAGEMENT OF CERVICAL SPONDYLOSIS THROUGH PANCHAKARMA AND AYURVEDIC INTERVENTIONS - A CASE REPORT. International Education and Research Journal (IERJ), 8(7). Retrieved from https://ierj.in/journal/index.php/ierj/article/view/2527