Homœopathic Links 2020; 33(04): 327-328
DOI: 10.1055/s-0040-1717131
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Tinea Corporis Treated with Homoeopathy

Rashmi Sharma
1  State Homoeopathic Dispensary, Aligarh, Uttar Pradesh, India
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A 13-year-old female patient presented with complaints of erythematous, scaly, circumscribed lesions with elevated borders on forearm and groins for the last 1 year. The lesions were itchy and there was aggravation from cold and at night. Past history of worm infestation was reported.

  • Remedy selected: Sepia 200C—three doses stat, followed by Tellurium 30C—three doses per day for 15 days.

  • After 15 days, Tellurium 30C was stopped and followed by placebo.

  • After 1 month: disappearance of all lesions.

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Fig. 1 Erythematous circumscribed lesions before treatment.
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Fig. 2 After 1 week of homoeopathic treatment.
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Fig. 3 After 2 weeks of homoeopathic treatment.
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Fig. 4 Tellurium 30 C stopped after 2 weeks followed by placebo.
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Fig. 5 After 4 weeks.


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Publication History

Publication Date:
15 December 2020 (online)

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