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CASE STUDY OF PALMER ECZEMA WITH RHEUMATOID ARTHRITIS.

PATIENT:Savithri
AGE/SEX: 64/f
RELIGION:hindu OCCUPATION:homemake
WEIGHT:59kgs
ADDRESS: kukatpalli P.NO:- PROVISIONAL DIAGNOSIS:?PALMER ECZEMA WITH ?RHEUMATOID ARTHRITIS.
FINAL DIAGNOSIS:
PRESENTING COMPLIANTS:
1.Eruptions on both palms since 1 year 2.pain in small joints of boths hands since 6 months H/O:
Patient complaining of gradual development of eruptions on palms,initially developed on right palm then after a week ,same type of eruptions developed on left palm.Associated with itching leads to cracks,followed by burning sensation and patient unable to hold thing ,itching < early morning,<warm water application,and itching >by cold water application.Burning sensation >by warm water application.
2.After 6 months,patient gradually experienced pain in small joints of hands,initially developed on right sided metacarpo-phalengeal joints later,after 1 month gradually developed on left hand metacarpo-phalengeal joints with stiching type of pain < early morning ;>by warm water application, Associated with swelling and marked redness at joints -Anxiety about health,feeling of loneliness and want to die because of pains.
-Thirsty,4-5 liters/day ,frequently for large quantities -patient is chilly + + + -patient is non diabetic and non hypertensive.
Basing on MENTALS GENERALS, PHYSICALS GENERALS and PARTICULARS ARSENIC ALBUM 1M 3 DOSES followed by SL for 1MONTH.