Homœopathic Links 2018; 31(04): 223-228
DOI: 10.1055/s-0038-1677547
Philosophy and Discussion
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Ringworm: The New Psora

Ruy Madsen
1  Campinas, SP, Brazil
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26 February 2019 (online)


In Sankaran's miasmatic classification, the Psora—Hahnemann's fundamental miasm—is reduced to a few drugs. The similarities between the patterns of psora and ringworm suggest that they are the same miasm. This hypothesis is confirmed by the understanding of the alternating pattern of the remedies still considered psoric.