Indian Journal of Research in Homoeopathy


Homoeopathy; Sub-acute measles encephalitis; Zincum metallicum

Article Type

Case Report


A 6 year old boy, presented at Mother and Child Health clinic of Regional Research Institute (Homoeopathy), Mumbai, suffering from very rare neurological syndrome sub-acute measles encephalitis (SME) with early neurological sequel, treated with Zincum metallicum on the basis of totality of symptoms. The auxiliary measures, nursing & medical care was provided along with homoeopathic treatment. The effective response was observed without any post viral neurological deficits. The total duration of follow up of the case was two years and six months.

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Wolters Kluwer India Pvt. Ltd.



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