Positive aspects of treatment or the treatment of herniated discs with leeches
spinal disorders are observed today almost every person and the cause is lack of exercise, sedentary lifestyle and poor diet. As a consequence the metabolic disorders and the lack of necessary for the proper functioning of the musculoskeletal system minerals.
One of the most common and dangerous diseases of the vertebral column is the intervertebral hernia, treatment of which requires from the patient an immense amount of time, effort and patience.
If you experience a vertebral hernia observed deformation of the fibrous ring of the intervertebral disc, is a rupture, resulting in a shortfall of some pulpous nucleus pulposus. Spinal disc herniation is the most severe form of osteoarthritis and, without timely treatment, can lead to the loss of earning capacity for some time, and in the most severe cases even to disability.
For the treatment of hernia of the spine today use various methods of physiotherapy, manual therapy, acupuncture, prescribe a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs and drugs to relax the musculature of the skeleton. One of the effective methods used in the conservative treatment of vertebral hernia, is considered as hirudotherapy, is the treatment with leeches.
leech therapy is an ancient medical technique
Leeches as a cure for various diseases has been used for a very long time, in modern medicine hirudotherapy has also been widely used.
Such therapy is carried out only with the help of special medical leeches, which are specially grown. Grown so healers are sterile and are not bringing in the body of the patient infection. Each leech is used strictly once. In addition, these creatures feel the place of localization of the disease and work only with sick zone.
Modern medicine uses leeches for the treatment of many different pathologies, and in many instances, this therapy allows to avoid surgical intervention. There are times when leeches are the only hope of the patient for recovery.
Indications for procedure
leech therapy is a completely safe technique that has no contraindications and side effects. Use can even leeches for the treatment of young children.
This method of therapy is effective in the emergence of the congestive effects of various etiologies. Leeches perfectly help with hemorrhoids, varicose veins and thrombophlebitis, mastitis.
This well-proven therapy for gynecological diseases such as endometriosis, ovarian cysts and uterine fibroids, menstrual irregularities. Leech therapy is also used during infertility treatment.
Practice shows that leeches perfect treat pathology of heart and vessels, the impact of these creatures indicated for hypertension, ischemia, atherosclerosis, stroke, heart attack and other diseases.
Skin diseases (eczema, psoriasis, furunculosis, neurodermatitis, acne) are retreating after the treatment with leeches.
How leeches affect a hernia
leech therapy has established itself as an excellent method when herniated. At the time of the session of the leech injected into the problem area of the various bioactive components that is able to dissolve the particles of prolapsed intervertebral disc.
They produce substances which, once in the human body, improve blood circulation and metabolism in the vertebral hernia, that helps speedy recovery of all damaged tissues. As these substances have anti-inflammatory action, reduce pain and decrease swelling.
Experts believe that this therapy is particularly effective in the presence of a chronic herniated discs. Practice shows that the use of hirudotherapy helps to facilitate the patient's condition in 70% of cases.
The Biologically active constituents secreted by the leeches, which can cause allergic reactions and in rare cases, and some complications. So girudoterapiû necessary to carry out strictly under the supervision of an experienced doctor. The course of treatment for herniated disks is 10 to 12 treatments with three to four day intervals.
Intervertebral hernia is a dangerous disease of the spine. In order to avoid surgery and have hope for a full recovery when you experience pain and other unpleasant sensations, you should consult a doctor promptly. Only a comprehensive early treatment will allow you to fully recover and all the functions of the musculoskeletal system.