Dr.Girish Gupta, recipient of many National
and International awards, also a member of Central council for
Research in Homoeopathy had presented many cases with evidence-based
documentations. Here he give a case of Cystic Hygroma cured
by Calcarea carbonica. He has a scientific approach with determination
to do “Something Significant” and redefine homoeopathy
on modern scientific lines.
A six months old male baby was having a soft,
painless, cystic swelling (Cystic Hygroma) on right side of
neck since birth gradually increasing in size. The child had
a tendency to catch cold yet had profuse sweating all over body.
Heat of head that startling in sleep were other marked symptoms.
No other subjective or objective symptoms were found in this
baby of 6 months. Considering these symptoms Calcarea carbonica
was selected on the basis of generalities.
First prescription 10-10-2007
Calcarea carbonica 1 M single dose was prescribed
Followed by placebo for 2 weeks
Approximately 40 50 % reduction was observed in the cystic swelling.
Placebo was repeated for 2 weeks.
Cystic swelling (Cystic Hygroma) on right side of neck almost
Placebo was repeated for 2 weeks
Further and attendants were advised to stop the treatment and
report incase of recurrencne.