autohemotherapy


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autohemotherapy

[¦ȯd·ō‚hēm·ə′ther·ə·pē]
(medicine)
Treatment of disease with the patient's own blood, withdrawn by venipuncture and then injected intramuscularly.
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Ozone autohemotherapy induces long-term cerebral metabolic changes in multiple sclerosis patients," International Journal of Immunopathology and Pharmacology, vol.
Successful treatment of hepatic infections by autohemotherapy.
Although ozone is one of the most potent oxidants, has not been yet used as an agent to produce oxidative stress when it is applied intraperitoneal, rectal insufflations or autohemotherapy.
In order to demonstrate and teach the technique of orchiectomy in standing position in equine cart horses from Alagoas State in practical classes for the discipline of Veterinary Surgical Technique and enable the surgery at a low coast for the poor community, this paper proposed the evaluation of the use of the postoperative technique of autohemotherapy at acupuncture points as a substitute medical therapy for the use of analgesics and antibiotics, leading to exemption of the surgical cost and promoting welfare in places were such medical drugs are not available.
Ozone and peroxide delivered IV especially with major autohemotherapy, passing the patient's blood by an ultraviolet light, adding ozone or peroxide, and returning the blood past the UV light and back to the body has a wonderful effect on pulmonary problems.
The preliminary research using autohemotherapy with ozone is intriguing and will need to be repeated more carefully in larger populations before it can be seen as equivalent in effect to standard therapies.
One particular modality employed with both groups of patients is the administration of ozone autohemotherapy.