Hegde is a leading physician and academician in the garden city Bangalore,
He is rendering service to the Homoeopathic community as professor, at
Bangalore Govt Homoeopathic medical college, He had presented scientific
papers in seminars.
girl aged 12 years presented with weakness on right side of the face since
two days. The patient had a ride in a motorcycle, drenched in rain and
exposed to cold wind. Next day patient noticed the changes in her right
side of her face with weakness and numbness She had difficulty in opening
and closing of the mouth, couldn't close the right eye completely.
Right sided Bell's Palsy.
Totality of symptoms:
Paralysis caused due to exposure to cold
Paralysis due to riding in the wind and rain
Right sided facial paralysis
Pain in jaws with difficulty in opening the mouth
Similimum : Causticum
of management and Treatment:
Advice to do massage and exercise of the facial muscle.
Use a finger regularly close the eyelid to moisten the eye.
Wear protective glasses to guard against dust.
Causticum 200 three times for 5 days.
of the case: Treatment was started with Causticum 200,for 5 days with
rest and above mentioned management,programme of physiotheraphy.Patient
started improving, after five days about 40% recovery was noticed. She
was on saclac for next 5 days. After 10 days complete recovery was seen.
refer the photograph published in back wrapper, visual corner