Heart failure develops as a complication of coronary artery disease heart, hypertension, rheumatism, myocarditis, valvular heart disease, myocardial infarction, cardiac arrhythmias, various kinds of chronic and disease lung, represents a state in which the load falling on the heart, exceeding its ability to do work. The characteristic manifestation heart failure: shortness concerned, tachycardia, peripheral edema, weakness, fatigue. Often, in addition to such chronic symptoms occur acute state of crisis in the form of pulmonary edema, cardiac asthma attacks. Heart failure is divided into the left ventricular whereby there is stagnation in the vessels of the pulmonary circulation, and right ventricular, when there is a stagnation of blood in the vessels of the systemic circulation. Maybe that and other – total – heart failure. Treatment with leeches. Leeches puts in venous plethora area: hepatic, sacral, at the point of the heart area. This long-term care: is conducted usually 7-12 sessions 1-2 times a week.
Thrombophlebitis – a natural complication of varicose veins. It occurs when blockage of the veins as a result of increased thrombus formation. Manifested phlebothrombosis severe erythema, swelling, pain in the inflamed thrombosed portion of the vessel. Treatment with leeches. In the initial stage of leeches – the most effective means. With their help it is possible to stop, prevent inflammation and thrombus growth for some procedures.