A 45-years old female, presented with complaints of Reddish lesions in the both the limbs on and off since 1 moth associated with Burning sensation, pain ,itching aggravating more during evening hours and on exposure to cold climate . Diagnosed as Sheeta-Pittavis-à-vis Urticaria Pigmentosa. Its management was successfully done by following the principle of Shodhana
The purpose of this paper was to justify how a clinical hypothesis based on appropriate diagnosis of Dosha – Dushya along with scrutinizing magnitude of the shodhana therapy alone would help in curing the condition by using the principle of purificatory treatment.
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