Therapeutic indications

Pathologies which can be treated and alleviated through hirudotherapy:

Cardio-vascular system:
• Hypertonia
• Ischemic cardiopathy
• Cardiosclerosis
• Atherosclerosis
• Thrombophlebitis
• Varix
• Hemorrhoids, arthritis
• Neurocirculatory dystonia

Rheumatic diseases:
• Rheumatism
• Rheumatoid arthritis
• Scleroderma
• Wegener’s granulomatosis–pulmonary vasculitis

Metabolic diseases:
• Obesity
• Gout
• Exudative diathesis

Endocrine pathologies:
• Thyroid gland illnesses
• Diabetes mellitus

Gastro-intestinal disorders:
• Cholecystitis
• Bile dyskinesia
• Bilecalculi
• Hepatitis
• Pancreatitis
• Colitis
• Digestion disorders, constipation

Neurological disorders:
• Toxic, venous and discirculatory encephalopathy
• Arterial hypertension
• Migraine
• Neuritis
• Radiculitis
• Disk herniation
• Motor-sensitive polyneuropathy
• Disorders of the autonomous nervous system, neurosis, insomnia
• Neuralgia, radiculoalgia

ENT illnesses:
• Haimoritis (inflammation of the maxillary sinus)
• Pharyngitis
• Ethmoiditis
• Sinusitis

Gynecology:
• Inflammatory processes of the small basin (endometritis, parametritis, salpingoophoritis)
• Adenomyosis
• Endometriosis
• Ovarian cysts
• Uterine myoma
• Basin varix
• Menopause
• Ovary disorders
• Sterility
• Amenorrhea (absence of menstruation), menstrual cycle irregularities, menstrual pains
On top of the abovementioned maladies, hirodotherapy has yielded positive results in post-operatory patients (all sorts of surgical interventions at the level of genital organs).

Urology:
• Prostatitis
• Prostatic adenoma
• Urolithiasis

Skin conditions:
• Psoriasis
• Neurodermatitis
• Eczema
• Acne
• Furunculosis

Locomotive system diseases:
• Arthrosis
• Osteochondrosis
• Spondylosis
• Joint and bone posttraumatic conditions

The list of disorders that can be treated through hirudotherapy is much wider, subject to be complemented by other pathologies.