Ayurveda and modern management of Fistula: A literary review
Fistula is a Marmaasrita Vyadhi which mainly affects Guda & Basti, it involve formation of excess tract, painful openings around anal region, discharge & burning sensation, pus formation and bed smell near anal parts. Ayurveda considered this disease amongst one of the Ashta Mahagada. The traditional medical science; ayurveda as well as modern medical science described various therapeutic modalities for the management of fistula including surgical and non-surgical interventions. In a view to explore literary contribution in this area present article summarized some important ayurveda and modern approaches used for the treatment of fistula.
Keywords: Ayurveda, Fistula, Bhagandara, Arsha.
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