Case Study


Case of a violent girl suffering from migraine and asthma

Dr. Rajan Sankaran Editing Team: Armeen Jasavala & Dr. Alifiya Dedanwala This is a case of an eighteen-year-old girl who consulted me on 23rd August 1996 with the following complaints: Sleepless from nightmares Dreams of scorpions biting her Dreams of snakes biting her and spiders Dreams of ghosts and spirits Dreams of violence, shooting, guns, wars, dead bodies Dreams of her death and of the death of her parents Dreams of a big yellow snake with a big hood covering the whole ceiling and coming towards her She also complained of migraines and asthma. Every day......

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A CASE OF HEADACHE AND SLEEPLESSNESS

Dr. Rishi Vyas MD (Hom) This is a case of a 8 year old male child and the case was taken digitally via Skype in September 2017. The child presented with the complaint of headache with a loss of sleep. He had pain in the head mainly on the sides, especially over the eyes. The pain would be on either side right or left. Sometimes there was pain in the neck and back of the head. His headache usually terminated into vomiting and after vomiting about 2-3 times, he would get exhausted and fall asleep.......

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A Case Of Allergic Bronchitis

Dr. Meghna Shah BHMS, FCAH A 3-year-old child was brought for a consultation by his mother for recurrent episodes of cold and cough on the 14thJune 2018. His complains always start with a cough followed by low grade fever, nose block, and loss of appetite. And most of times he was put on allopathic medicines. His symptoms get worse in sleep, esp at night +++. It also starts after he has cold drinks, esp with colors. And the patient is extremely fond of such drinks, and recently has started to have them on hiding, when......

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Repertorial Understanding Of Insecta

Dr. Gaurang Gaikwad (BHMS) Edited by- Dr. Alifiya Dedanwala, Editor, ‘the other song’ Studying and applying Insect Remedies in clinical practice always intriguing. Typically, we often have used Apis Mellificafor Urticaria and Cantharis for Urinary Tract Infection. After studying other Insect remedies, I tried to especially explore the INSECT REMEDIES through Repertory and found some of the remedies to be clinically very useful. Following are some random thoughts and practical experience about some of the Insect Remedies I have clinically used. I believe, this topic is a ‘work in progress’ and that we need to still explore this much......

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A Case Of Skin Eruption Successfully Treated With Blatta Orientalis

Dr. Aradhana Chitra BHMS, CCAH       Co- author- Dr.AlifiyaDedanwala, Editor, the other song This is a case of an 8- year- old child with Papulo- vesicular eruptions on the upper extremities. He was brought to Dr. Chitra on the 6thof July 2015 by his mother. The following is the case interview between the doctor and the patient. (*Index to the letters D=Doctor, P= Patient, M= Mother, Hg= Hand gestures) D- What is happening? P- I get small eruptions every now and then, I don’t believe that these are mosquitoes bites and I think it is something else......

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A Case of Depression Treated with Coccus Cacti

Dr. Rajan Sankaran MD(Hom)FS (Hom)(UK) Co-authors: Armeen Jasavala & Dr. Alifiya Dedanwala, Editors ‘the other song’ A 28-year-old patient consulted Dr. Rajan Sankaran for clinical depression on 27th February 2015. She was suffering for the past 6 months and complained offeeling sadness on waking with palpitations. She had an urge to talk to someone and would feel awful as if she hadawoken with too much tension. This cycle repeated every morning: palpitations, tension and an awful feeling, whereshe would feel better towards bedtime. These symptoms made her very impatient. The feeling was as though something was......

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Case of Allergic Rhinitis treated with Coccus Cacti

Dr. Rishi Vyas MD (Hom) Co-author- Armeen Jasavala, Editor, ‘the other song’ This is a case of a 19-year-old female who came to the clinic in February 2015. Her chief complaint was recurrent cold and cough often resulting in breathlessness. Her complaintswere worse by dust, over- exertion and change of weather. She also had a few other complaints including acne and dandruff causing hair fall. The following is the abbreviated transcript of the case-taking (D-Doctor, P-Patient). Following the case, a full case analysis and explanation have been provided focusing on the understanding of an Animal......

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Boenninghausen's approach and polarity analyisis in a case of scleritis

Dr Devang Shah, In house Consultant and Faculty at ‘the other song’ International Academy and Clinic of Advanced Homeopathy, Mumbai received a case of Scleritis (Inflammation affecting the white outer coating of the eye) on 1st of September 2018. After detailed case taking, analysis and close examination, a well suitable Homeopathic remedy was selected for the patient. The patient responded beautifully to the treatment and completely recovered from the ailment within a span of 7 days as witnessed in the above picture Analysis of the case Repertorisation according to Boenninghaussen’s Polarity Analysis He received Hepar sulphuricum......

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A case of Rattus norvegicus

Dr. Meghna Shah (BHMS, FCAH) Co-author: Dr. Alifiya Dedanwala, ‘Editor’ the other song. This is a case of a 28-year-old female patient diagnosed with PCOS. Her case was received on the 22nd July 2017 via Skype. She had been married for about 2 years and was gaining a lot of weight. She was also planning for a child. She complained of irregular and painful menses since few cycles, that’s when she went for the USG. An interesting aspect of her life was that her husband has a flexible job, and he could work from anywhere in......

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A Case Of Psoriasis Treated With Lac felinum

Dr. Sujit Chatterjee (DHMS, FCAH) Co-author: Dr. Alifiya Dedanwala, Editor ‘the other song’ This is a case of a 39-year-old unmarried female working as an HR in a corporate firm in Mumbai. She 1st consulted Dr. Chatterjee in August 2012 for psoriasis and asthma. She was given homeopathic medication for the same but did not get significant relief. Therefore, her case was reviewed again on the 17th August 2016. She begins her case by talking about asthma which was since childhood. In the year 2006, she went to a homeopath for treatment of asthma and......

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