Testicular tumor from the point of view of Ayurveda
Testicular tumor occurs in the testicles (testes), which are located inside the scrotum, a loose bag of skin underneath the penis. The testicles produce male sex hormones and sperm for reproduction. A painless lump or swelling on either testicle are found early, a testicular tumor may be about the size of a pea or a marble, but it can grow much larger. Pain, discomfort, or numbness in a testicle or the scrotum, with or without swelling. Change in the way a testicle feels or a feeling of heaviness in the scrotum. Signs and Symptoms of Testicular tumor most often has one of the first signs of testicular cancer is often a lump or swelling in one of the two testes. The lump may or may not be painful. If pain is present, it may occur as a sharp pain or a dull ache in the lower abdomen or scrotum.
How Ayurvedic doctors treat Testicular tumor
Ayurvedic treatment is based on the doshas ( Vata, Pitta and Kapha ) . The term dosha describes the three principles that govern the psychophysiological response and pathological changes in the body. Ayurveda described health as the balanced coordination of these three systems in body, mind and consciousness. The fundamental theory of Ayurvedic treatment is based on restoration of the balance between these three major bodily systems. Tridoshic tumors are usually malignant because all three major body humors lose mutual coordination, resulting in a morbid condition.
Ayurvedic classification of neoplasms depends upon various clinical symptoms in relation to tridoshas.
Ayurveda providing effective treatment for tumors or cancer, focusing on the principle of detoxification, rejuvenation. Ayurvedic treatment involves:
Shamana chikitsa – treatment using Ayurvedic medicines orally
Shodhana chikitsa – detoxification through Panchakarma therapy
Rasayana chikitsa – immunotherapy, rejuvenation
Diet & life style management
Divine therapy, Yoga & Pranayama are also suggested as per the need and condition of the patient.
Ayurvedic tumor or cancer therapies are based on the philosophy of removal the cancerous cells when possible and destroy any cells that remain. Ayurvedic treatments can be safely combined with chemotherapy and radiotherapy procedures to minimize the side effects. For Ayurvedic herbal medication popular for tumor treatments are Curcumin capsules, Ashwagandha Capsules, Chanderprabha Vati, Tulsi , capsules, Kanchnaar Guggul, Guggul Capsules .
More tips for prevention and Ayurvedic treatment of Testicular tumor:
Stay hydrated by drinking plenty of water
Avoid foods that cause indigestion
Foods to avoid: excess salt, alcohol, astringent foods, excess ghee, oils, new grains ( navanna ), sour buttermilk
Avoid activities that lead to stress
Avoid performing excessive exercises
Body needs vitamīns – eat natural , sesonal fruits and fresh vegetables as much as possible