case of Pan Sinusitis With DNS
Dr. Shailendra R. Waghmare
Shailendra R. Waghmare is a research scholar who involves much in
treating the psycosomatic problems and respiratory problems. Here
he explains a case of chronic sinusitis with septum deviation. He
is young and energetic in presenting his experiences, and articles
to our Homoeopathic community.
male aged 21 years came to me for sinusitis. He is fair and medium
built with pimples on his face. I could appreciate dark circles
around his eyes. He presented the following complaints
- Frequent bouts of sneezing
since one and half years < Morning
- Nose blocks<at night
- Cough since one-month
.Dry, irritating with tickling in throat
- Headache at frequent
intervals < when gets nose blocks.
- Pain in limbs in isolated
spots of shifting character appears suddenly and disappears
was a student of pharmacy. He suffered from empty sinking feeling
in abdomen whenever he gets hungry with ravenous appetite. He was
craving for sour, especially lemon and juicy fruits, bitter guard
chicken and warm food. Although he was a chilly patient, he was
aggravated by sun exposure. It brings on headache and burning of
eyes. Headache < Hunger, Mental Exertion, draft of air and >
after sleep. Sound sleep with dreams of family and friends. Urgency
for stool and frequency of urine increased now days.
- Diarrhoea in 1st year
- Use to get fainting
spells after emotions in childhood.
- Epistaxis in summer
but not since 3 yrs.
- Typhoid fever 1.5years
History and life space
GF (P): Pulmonary
Gf (M): Brain tumor.
was suffering from skin disease<sun exposure and piles. He was
the only male child of his parents. Father was of suspicious nature,
dominating with extraordinary, whimsical behavior. He had no job
and use to quarrel & beat his wife. Due to this once mother
had attempted suicide. He forced patient not to appear for CET Exam
for medical but should take admission in I.T.I., as he will not
support him financially. But patient not agreed and in all this
lost one academic year. In the next year he took admission to D.Pharm
with support of his uncle, who was a surgeon. But the series of
problems and disappointments continued there also. Soon he became
the victim of insult and torture by his aunty. Uncle knew all this
but couldn’t involve much and always treated him as an outsider.
Patient broke down emotionally and felt neglected and alone. Soon
he suffered from Typhoid fever. As soon as recovered from it, had
severe attack of Acute Allergic Sinusitis. He had only few close
friends and one of them had taken him to a Homoeopath, after failure
of Antibiotics. He got relief within a week but gradually it terminated
in a chronic state. After completion of course he got admission
here for B.Pharmacy and consulted me.
By nature he was mild, sympathetic and always
motivated others. He had only one close friend to whom he shares
all his emotions. Offended easily. Anxiety about his disease. Changeable
X-ray PNS, which gave the impression that, ‘there are signs
of allergic pan-sinusitis, and the nasal septum is deviated to left’.
Refer Plate I
the neglected feelings, repeated disappointments, lack of emotional
support, one to one relationships, I selected Natrum Mur as the
Rx Nat Mur 30 for 7 days
Epistaxis, loose stools appeared but disappeared
on its own Nasal symptoms & cough less.
Rx SL for 15 days
Follow Up 2
with right nose block alternates with yellow, sticky, lumpy discharge.
Also from posterior nares
Rx Kali Bi 30 for 7 days.
appeared for regular follow up and finally the x-ray PNS at this
time revealed sinuses are grossly normal, no nasal septum deviation.
Refer Plate I I
has left this place. He is advised to practice pranayama &
use SOS Medicines whenever gets acute complaints which are very
much reduced in severity than before.
Shailendra R. Waghmare
Shri Samarth Homoeo Clinic
Suvernakar Complex, Behind L.I.C. Office,
Tel : (02384) 243629