What is Interstitial lung disease?
Interstitial lung disease describes a large group of disorders that inflame or scar the lungs. Once lung scarring occurs, it’s generally irreversible. Medications can slow the damage of interstitial lung disease, but many people never regain full use of their lungs.
Symptoms of Interstitial lung disease-
Causes of Interstitial lung disease-
Risk factors of Interstitial lung disease-
Complications of Interstitial lung disease-
Diagnosis of Interstitial lung disease-
Diagnosis of Interstitial lung disease involves the following tests:
Precautions & Prevention of Interstitial lung disease-
Treatment of Interstitial lung disease
Homeopathic Treatment of Interstitial lung disease
Homeopathic treatment of interstitial lung disease is helpful for relieving sharp pains in the lungs, hemorrhaging in the capillaries and coughing with thick phlegm. Homeopathy stimulates natural healing mechanism and immunity. Some of the homeopathic remedies for interstitial lung disease are:
Acupuncture and Acupressure Treatment of Interstitial Lung Disease-
Acupuncture relieves by improving the physiological function of the organs and organ system. In acupuncture therapist will first diagnose the case on the basis of energy system or chi blockage as well as on the basis of status of five elements. On this basis certain disease specific acupoints are selected and stimulated.
Psychotherapy and Hypnotherapy Treatment of Interstitial Lung Disease-
Psychotherapy and hypnotherapy can help in stress relief. They can help in better coping and early relief
Conventional / Allopathic Treatment of Interstitial lung disease-
In the allopathic treatment of interstitial lung disease, corticosteroids are used. Sometimes they are used with other drugs such as methotrexate or cyclosporine. Oxygen therapy is also used which make breathing and exercise easier and reduce blood pressure in the right side of your heart.
Surgical Treatment of Interstitial lung disease-
For severe interstitial lung disease, lung transplantation may be an option.
Dietary & Herbal Treatment of Interstitial lung disease-