Palmar Psoriasis’ Successfully Treated with Homoeopathy – A Case Study

  • Venkatesan H Associate Professor, Vinayaka Mission's Homoeopathic Medical College and Hospital, A Constituent College of Vinayaka Mission's Research Foundation – Deemed to be University, Salem, Tamil Nadu - 636308. India
Keywords: Cardiospermum Halicacabum, Homoeopathy, Palmar Psoriasis, Palmoplantar psoriasis, Petroleum


Palmoplantar psoriasis is a variant of psoriasis that characteristically affects the skin of the palms and soles. It features hyperkeratotic, pustular, or mixed morphologies. It is chronic in nature and produces significant disfigurement and / or functional disability. As such, they are associated with substantial impairment in quality of life. This is such a case report of a patient with Palmar Psoriasis successfully managed by Homoeopathic treatment. A male patient of 49 years with the complaints of Chronic Palmar psoriasis was treated with the Homoeopathic Medicines Petroleum and Cardiospermum Halicacabum for about 6 months without any recurrence and good quality of life.

How to Cite
H, V. (2020, January 2). Palmar Psoriasis’ Successfully Treated with Homoeopathy – A Case Study. International Journal of AYUSH Case Reports, 3(4), 260-266. Retrieved from