AYURVEDA MANAGEMENT OF ASHMARI (KIDNEY STONE): A CASE STUDY
Dr. Ravindra B. Ghaywate*
Ashmari (Renal Stone) is not a new Disease known to in today’s scenario.it is already described in Ayurveda with symptoms, types, pathophysiology, palliative treatment and surgery also. Kidney stones are made up of Salt and mineral.it suffer 1 to out 10 people of world population. Kidney stone is resemble with Ashmari in Ayurveda.Ashm the meaning is like a Stone and Ari means enemy.so it behave like enemy for body. The Treatment of Kidney stone are painkillers, antispasmodic, antivomitic drug and hydration. If kidney stone size small then with proper hydration stone come out with urine easily. Lithotripsy is the surgical invention done who have recurrence of Kidney stone. But chances complication of surgery is there. Present case study of 48 year female patient having symptoms of pain in abdomen mostly loin to groin region, burning micturiation, nausea, vomiting. Clinical Diagnosis made Kidney stone. Advised for lithotripsy, but unwilling to perform. Hence undergo for Ayurveda Treatment for 2 month. Patient was much relieved with symptoms and USG investigation. This case study aim to study Ashmari (Kidney stone) in Modern and Ayurved views, study the safe and effective Ayurvedic Medicine without going to surgical invention, avoid recurrence of Kidney stone with effective Ayurvedic Treatment.
Keywords: Ayurveda, Ashmari, Kidney stone, Lithotripsy.
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