A CASE OF SEVERE ANEMIA AND HEMANGIOMA LIVER

This is a case of 46 years old man suffering from hemolytic anemia with hemangioma of liver.

Associated complaints:

  • Excessive weakness+++ on least exertion, walking, talking.
  • Breathlessness on talking, walking and exertion.
  • Black stools
  • Cramps in legs.
  • Occasional bleeding from nose.

Past History:

  • Renal stones
  • Jaundice
  • Anal Fissure

Personality:

He was a very emotional person. His problem started after he had a financial set back and he was dependent on his brother for upbringing of his family. This made him feel very guilty. He was a very helpful and benevolent person by nature. Felt he was an unwanted person in his family. He had lost all interest in work or any pleasure activities.

Physical symptoms:

    • Very sensitive to hot weather
    • Couldn’t tolerate sun and especially sunlight which gave him headaches.
    • Sensitive to strong odors.
    • Desire: cold drinks+++
    • Aversion: sweets+, milk++

Medicine prescribed:

He was prescribed Nat-Mur 200

Follow ups:

He felt much better within 15 days of medicine.
His nose bleeding totally stopped, stool became normal in color. With in a month of medicine his weakness and breathlessness were much better. Mentally he felt much better and he started working and felt happier. He is still under my treatment, feeling much better. His hemoglobin has raised from 7.3gm/dl to 12gm/dl. His liver function tests also show marked improvement.

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Dr. Abhay Shankargouda