Ayurvedic management of Haemorrhagic Ovarian Cyst (Andashayagata Raktaja Granthi) - A Case Report

  • Anita R. Halagatti Professor & HOD, Dept. Of Prasooti Tantra and Stree Roga, Ayurveda Mahavidhyalaya, Hubballi, Karnataka, India.
Keywords: Granthi, Raktaja Granthi, Cyst, Hemorrhagic Cysts, Corpus Luteum Cysts


Ovarian cyst is closed sac like structure on or within the ovary that is filled with liquid or semi-solid substance. Hemorrhagic cyst is a type of functional cyst usually these are called as Corpus luteal cyst. A 43 year old female patient with hemorrhagic cyst came for Ayurvedic treatment, she has severe lower abdominal and lower back pain. USG finding was right ovarian cystic lesion with thick content and multiple septae of size 3.3×3.2cms. Though hormonal or surgical treatments are the line of treatment but it can be effectively treated on the basic concepts of ayurvedic classics. Acharyas explained about Granthi but Raktaja Granthi is specially explained by Acharya Vagbhata which develops due to vitiation of Rakta caused by Vatadhi Dosha characterized with features of Pittaja Granthi. Patient was treated with only Ayurvedic Oral Medicines. After completion of 2 months of treatment the USG report revealed completely resolved cysts.


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How to Cite
HalagattiA. R. (2023). Ayurvedic management of Haemorrhagic Ovarian Cyst (Andashayagata Raktaja Granthi) - A Case Report. Journal of Ayurveda and Integrated Medical Sciences, 7(11), 228 - 231. Retrieved from https://jaims.in/jaims/article/view/2064
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