A male aged 26 years visited OPD for Tinea
Corporis. He presented the complaints as follows
1. Skin eruptions since 1 month on arms, chest, abdomen, back.
The eruptions started from neck with severe burning and itching;
she used to apply some topical application on eruptions in affected
parts. The eruptions < on contact with water and soap leading
to scratching which <ed. The eruptions were mostly left sided.
2. Scanty menses since 6 months, duration 2 days; cycle 28+/-2
days, dark red, clotted. Complaints since Tubectomy 1 yr back.
Copious leucorrhoea since 1 yr, transparent, whitish, staining,
both before and after menses with constant backache.
3. She complaints of flatulence after meals with heaviness sensation.
4. Dandruff, white, with itching since 1 yr.
5. Hoarseness of voice since 3-4 days.
Hypothyroid taking medication for the same from Institute of Nuclear
Medicine and Allied Sciences, NewDelhi since 2 months. She had
Typhoid (10-11yrs) back. Allergic eruptions 2- 3 times after delivery
from warm food. Boil on back in 2010 treated with skin ointment.
H/O of UTI (twice – 2009, 2010).
Father: Diabetes mellitus
Allergic dermatitis, Renal calculi
2 Brother and 2 sisters. 1 son and 1 daughter –
FTNVD at Hospital.
Hot patient, wears less sweater in winter. Thirst for large quantities
of water at long intervals. Bowel habits and Urine are Normal.
Perspiration from axilla and back, offensive and non-staining.
Sleeps for 7 -8 hrs but feels unrefreshed in morning. She likes
onion and spicy food and has an strong aversion to sweets.
Good marital relationship but irritability
and anger as her husband stay outside and come to visit her once
in a year. Due to anger she frequently beats her children from
slightest cause. Slightest contraindication with in-laws irritates
her. Dislikes company and consolation <ed. She is indecisive.
Fear of darkness. Weeps while detailing her complaint. Forgetfulness,
forgets to switch off the gas while cooking at right time.
her menarche at the age of .13. Her periods were regular once
in 28-30 days with 4 to 5 days flow.
and thick hair growth on upper lip.
RADAR 10th version)
1. SKIN - ERUPTIONS - herpetic - circinate
2. FACE - GREASY
3. HEAD - DANDRUFF - itching
4. GENERALS - HEAT - sensation of
5. GENERALS - FOOD and DRINKS - sweets - aversion
6. FEMALE GENITALIA/SEX - MENSES - scanty
7. FEMALE GENITALIA/SEX - LEUKORRHEA - constant, chronic
8. MIND - CONSOLATION - agg. - Sympathy agg.
9. MIND - EMOTIONS - suppressed
10. MIND - FEAR - dark; of
11. MIND - CONTRADICTION - intolerant of contradiction
12. MIND - AILMENTS FROM - anger - suppressed
13. GENERALS - FOOD and DRINKS - onions - desire
14. GENERALS - FAMILY HISTORY of - diabetes mellitus
ANALYSIS AND DISCUSSION:
top 10 remedies were Nat m.;Carc.;Sep.; Sil.; Calc.; Thuj., Lyco.,
Ign., Sulph.,Nux-v.The patient was first prescribed Thuja because
eruptions were predominantly on covered parts with left sided
predilection, with lot of suppressed mental symptoms and genital
complaints, desire for onion and characteristic observation. After
Thuja was prescribed there was appearance of joint pains and heel
pain which persisted 5 yrs back for which she had taken a lot
of painkillers though her skin eruptions had decreased in intensity.
The case was repertorized and then Carcinosin was prescribed on
the basis of repertorization. With prescription of Carcinosin
the patient improved a lot.(Refer
Plate Before and After)