Diabetic Neuropathy in homeopathy

Diabetic Neuropathy in homeopathy

Dr Balaji Deekshitulu P V
Alternative Medicine (Homeopathy) Physician and Psychologist, Sri Balaji Clinic, Tirupati, A.P, India.cell:8885391722,7207255557.

international Journal of Natural Science1

The review article focus on Diabetic neuropathy (DN) refers to symptoms and signs of neuropathy in a patient with diabetes in whom other causes of neuropathy have been excluded. Distal symmetrical neuropathy is the commonest accounting for 75% DN. Asymmetrical neuropathies may involve cranial nerves, thoracic or limb nerves; are of acute onset resulting from ischaemic infarction of vasa nervosa. Asymmetric neuropathies in diabetic patients should be investigated for entrapment neuropathy. Diabetic amyotrophy, initially considered to result from metabolic changes, and later ischaemia, is now attributed to immunological changes.. The homeopathy treatment of autonomic neuropathy is symptomatic.

Keywords: Diabetic Neuropathy, homeopathy

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Balaji Deekshitulu P V. Diabetic Neuropathy in homeopathy. International Journal of Natural Science and Reviews, 2017; 1:5.


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