Renu Bharat Rathi

Department of Balroga, Datta Meghe Institute of Medical Sciences, Sawangi, Meghe, Wardha, India


  • Research Article   
    A Case Series on Ayurvedic Management of Shwitra (Vitiligo/leukoderma)
    Author(s): Renu Bharat Rathi*, Devika Labsetwar, Bharat Rathi, Amit Gulhane and Garima Singh

    Background: Vitiligo is a chronic and long-lasting disorder where white patches develop on skin. Vitiligo is a common autoimmune pigmentary disorder in which patches of skin loses their colour. The white patches appear on the skin owing to melanocyte deficit. Vitiligo is compared with Shwitra in Ayurveda. Ayurveda offers a lot of potential when it comes to treating autoimmune skin disorders. The Ayurvedic approach to autoimmune disease treatment focuses on restoring balance and boosting natural immunity. In addition to that a customized combination of panchakarma according to ones prakruti and combinations of various potential ingredients, diets and lifestyle recommendations work on the overall disease management. 14 and 15 years old two female patients were diagnosed with Vitiligo vulgaris with patches all over the body, specifically over both up.. Read More»

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