Ulcer Management (Chronic Venous Ulcer, Chronic ArterialUlcer, Non Healing Ulcer)

Chronic Venous Ulcer

Venous ulcers are sores that develop after veins in the legs have been damaged. These ulcers penetrate deep into the skin.Venous ulcers are relatively common among older people. Venous ulcers become infected easily. Occasionally, if a venous ulcer persists for a long time, skin cancer develops at the edge. Some venous ulcers, particularly large ones, never heal. However, with or without treatment many venous ulcers heal

Venous ulcers are wounds that occur due to improper functioning of venous valves, usually of the legs. They are the major cause of chronic wounds, Venous ulcers develop mostly along the medial distal leg, and can be very painful.

Causes

  • varicose vein or a vein blocked by a blood clots.
  • Venous ulcers form when blood flow through the legs is reduced, causing blood to pool in the veins.
  • Any disorder that causes blood to pool in leg veins can cause a venous ulcer.
  • smoking and high blood pressure (hypertension). Chronic diabetis

Chronic Arterial Ulcer

CAUSES

  • Smoking 
  • High blood fat/cholesterol 
  • High blood pressure 
  • Renal failure 
  • Obesity 
  • Rheumatoid arthritis 
  • Clotting and circulation disorders
non healing ulcers

AYURVEDIC MANAGEMENT

In ayurveda this condition is called vrana, it can be of diffrent types depending upon the stage of progress. the above mentioned conditions mentioned in salyatantra. here scholars give importance to maintain a healthy atmosphere for wound healing and controlling the doshic balance
 
ayurveda clearly indicates the importance of wound care and hyugine in the management of these chronic ulcers, specially prepared herbal medicines and natural antioxidants make the wound atmosphere clean from dead cells and actively promote new cell growth
 
specially prepared internal medicines for improving body immunity and active phagocyties to scavenge dead cells which promote wound healing. In most of the cases back to natural skin colour within three months 
  
Iin KAH reserch centre we got more than 90% results in all chronic and acute ulcer management, cost effective and without any surgical techniques  like  skin grafting and antibiotics.