Natural Cure For Angiomyomatous Lymphoid Hamartoma Disease
Like blood our body has one more fluid which runs throughout the body. This fluid is called Angiomyomatous lymphoid hamartoma and circulates through the lymphatic vessels. This fluid contains white blood cells which helps the immune system to fight the infection. Unlike blood this fluid is colourless. There are many diseases that attack the lymphatic system of our body. For example Hodgkin’s lymphoma, Non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma, lymphadenitis, lymphangitis etc. Today we are going to discuss a disease which is not so common, but there have been some cases described in medical literature i.e Angiomatous lymphoid hamartoma.
Introduction Of Angiomyomatous Lymphoid Hamartoma
Angiomyomatous lymphoid hamartoma is a rare medical condition in which mainly the involvement of inguinal and femoral lymph nodes is seen. Lymph nodes are bean shaped glands which filter the substances in the lymphatic fluid and also contain lymphocytes that play an important role in the immune system of our body. This disease is characterised by thickened walls of blood vessels which replaces the normally arranged lymph node parenchyma. The exact causative pathogen is not known. It was first described by Chan et al. in 1991. This condition or disease is also known with other names like Castleman disease, Giant lymph node hyperplasia, Angiofollicular lymph hyperplasia and Benign giant lymphoma.
The exact aetiology of angiomyomatous lymphoid hamartoma is not known yet.
Symptoms Of Angiomyomatous Lymphoid Hamartoma
Following are the symptoms of Angiomyomatous lymphoid hamartoma:
- Swollen lymph nodes(painless)
- Loss of appetite
- Weight loss
- Night sweats
- Feeling lethargic
Diagnosis Of Angiomyomatous Lymphoid Hamartoma
As this is a rare condition that occurs, physicians may find it difficult to diagnose. Help of histopathological examination is taken. Therefore biopsy is taken for the confirmation of the disease.
Treatment in Allopathy For Angiomyomatous Lymphoid Hamartoma
The scope of treatment of Angiomatous lymphoid hamartoma is not so promising in the allopathic system of medicine. They have the painkillers as the first line of defence to manage this disease. In the later stages, surgical interventions are brought in to remove the affected lymph nodes.
Ayurvedic point of view On Angiomyomatous Lymphoid Hamartoma
In the Ayurvedic system of medicine, the approach of diagnosis and preparing a treatment plan is totally holistic in nature. According to the ancient texts of Ayurveda, the human body is composed of five elements i.e Space, Air, Water, Fire, and Soil (Earth). These five elements in a fixed proportion come together in three different forms which constitute a dosha (life processing energy). There are a total three doshas described in Ayurveda i.e Vata, Pitta and Kapha dosha. These life energies work in a balanced way in a healthy human being. A disease is nothing but an imbalance in these doshas or one of them. Therefore to treat a disease the aim should be bringing that lost balance in the dosha which is involved in causing a particular disease. In Angiomatous lymphoid hamartoma the culprit is Kapha dosha.
Products available at Planet Ayurveda for Angiomatous lymphoid hamartoma
- Tulsi Capsules
- Giloy Capsules
- Immune Booster
- Kanchnaar Guggul
- Boswellia Curcumin
1. Tulsi Capsules
Due to its antimicrobial properties this has been used widely for respiratory tract infections. This wonderful herb also has religious value in the ancient texts of ayurveda. Apart from that, this herb contains anti-allergic properties. Tulsi is very helpful in boosting the immunity and hence fights cancer, auto-immune disorders, diabetes, sinusitis etc. Ingredient of the Tulsi capsules is Tulsi (Ocimum sanctum).
Dosage: 2 capsules, two times daily with water after meals.
2. Giloy Capsules
This is a wonderful formulation for its excellent use in fevers of any kind. With the help of its anti-inflammatory properties, it fights several infections. Best ayurvedic herb to boost the immunity. In dengue fever, this ayurvedic herb works as an antipyretic herb. Ingredient of the Giloy capsules is Guduchi (Tinospora cordifolia).
Dosage: 2 capsules, two times daily with plain water, after meals.
3. Immune Booster
Planet Ayurveda formulated this ayurvedic formulation for the cases of weak immunity as the name suggests. For the children, who are weak and fall sick easily and recurrently, this formulation is a permanent solution. It is well indicated in the cases of sinus infections and throat infection in children. Apart from children, this could be used by any other age group of people to build a strong immunity. Cow colostrum adds a catalyst in the process of building an effective immunity. Ingredients of the Immune booster are Bhumi Amla (Phyllanthus niruri), Amalaki (Emblica officinalis), Grape seed (Vitis vinifera), Cow colostrum (Bovine colostrum) and other herbs.
Dosage: 2 capsules, two times daily with water after meals.
4. Kanchnaar Guggul
This is an inevitable remedy for the cases of Hodgkin’s lymphoma, sarcoidosis, and metastatic tumours. A best solution for the problems which are there due to malignancy, uterine fibroids, ovarian cysts and swollen lymph nodes at any site in the body. Any blockage in the lymphatic channel could be opened with the help of this herb. For children who are recurrently falling ill due to tonsillitis this is an effective remedy. Ingredients of the Kanchnaar guggul are Amalaki (Emblica officinalis), Varuna bark (Crataeva religiosa), Kanchnaar bark (Bauhinia variegata), Trikatu (Ginger + Black pepper + Pippali) (Zingiber officinale + Piper nigrum + Piper longum) and other herbs.
Dosage: 2 tablets, two times daily with water after meals.
5. Boswellia Curcumin
It could be undoubtedly referred to as nature’s best anti-inflammatory herbal combination. Its usage for reducing the joint pain and swelling around the joints is unquestionable. It aids in full range of motion by reducing the stiffness around them. It could easily replace the modern world’s analgesics due to its wonderful action in neck pain, back pain, elbow pain etc. Ingredients of the Boswellia Cucumin are Shallaki (Boswellia serrata), Curcumin (Curcuma longa) and other herbs.
Dosage: 1 capsule, two times daily with water after meals.
With this article we learnt about the angiomatous lymphoid hamartoma. Though the causes of the disease is not known yet, there are some factors that could be co-existing with this condition like a weak immune system, chronic inflammation in the body, or having a chronic disease, for example HIV. In Ayurveda, a permanent and gentle cure is possible for angiomatous lymphoid hamartoma without the help of surgical procedures. This will help the patient to carry on life free of pain that is followed by such procedures and also prevent the chances of recurrence.
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