⇒ In siddha medicine, joint diseases are called as 'keel vayu' (Arthritis)
⇒ 10 types of joint diseases are explained in siddha medicine ( 1.vali keel vayu 2.alal keel vayu 3.vali alal keel vayu 4.vali aiya keel vayu 5.alal vali keel vayu 6.alal aiya keel vayu 7.aiya thee keel vayu 8.aiya vali keel vayu 9.aiya thee keel vayu 10.mukkuta keel vayu)
⇒ Elevated 'vayu' or ' vatham' (one of the three humours) in the joints results in joint pain.
⇒ Genetic Factors.
A specific way of treatment is needed.
Following are the way of treatment in our clinic.
Diagnosing the type of joint disease by the pulse of the patient.
⇒ Internal medicine (siddha medicine for arthritis Is safe and does not produce gastric irritation)
⇒ External application
3. 'Patru' - a special type of external application.