Management of Cervical Erosion By Agnikarma

AYURVEDAMRUTAM Newsletter 01/2012; 1(1):4.


Cervical erosion is one of the commonest complaints of female attending Gynaecology OPD. Though a benign disorder, its chronicity and recurrence bothers the patient. Cervical erosion can be compared with Garbhashaya griva gata vrana. In this condition, there is replacement of squamous epithelium of ectocervix by columnar epithelium of endo cervical canal. The treatment is aimed as destruction of epithelium through cauterization or cryosurgery. In the present study, the management of cervical erosion was done through Agnikarma Shalaka prepared in GJAC pharmacy.