Known experts “leech case”recommend hirudotherapy after the session the next morning be sure to change the bandage, one day the blood dries on the dressing, bandage becomes stiff and can injure your skin. Small cracks in the skin can become infected with bacteria that can lead to the appearance of boils and carbuncles. Skin pyoderma, carbuncles, boils, hives, too, are consequences of poor care wound. Strong and prolonged bleeding can occur only as a result of careless reading your recommendations and setting rules. You put a leech on one of the vessels or veins? Do not be surprised that you are much blood. Plant leeches at a distance of one and a half inches from the blood vessels. Prolonged bleeding is also possible in the case if you were recently in the hospital and you enter a large number of anticoagulants. This is not fair. The blood stops, not later than twenty-four hours. Aspirin or other medications that reduce blood clotting, can also provoke quite prolonged bleeding from the wound. More bleeding can even a glass of vodka or a cup of strong coffee, household chores that kept you immediately after the session to do physical labor, as well as over-active communication immediately after the session.
Equally rarely observed and the so-called regional lymphadenitis. Outwardly, it looks as hypertrophy of the lymph nodes. This is the first reason because of which most physicians are advised to refrain from the first sessions hirudotherapy at home. Another reason is as a rare phenomenon – anaphylactic shock. Outwardly, it looks like this: The patient strongly pale, his eyes darkened, he may lose consciousness. In such cases, he rubbed whiskey swab moistened with ammonia, or give it a sniff. Sometimes those who for many years treated with leeches, told “scary” stories about the consequences of setting leeches at home. For example, in one of the brochures, numbering about twenty pages of text, describes such a case. Middle-aged woman treated with leeches gynecology. Due to its self appeared fear of open spaces, obsessive-compulsive disorder, multiple personality disorder. As you can imagine, the consequences of domestic hirudotherapy impossible because leech restores the protective function of the body, stabilizes the mind. “Facts” that even the excess rate hirudotherapy or incorrect statement of leeches can lead to schizophrenia, rather doubtful. Finite-D0 if you, like doctors Nikolai Gogol, will put more than ten leeches to the same place every day, your body may behave in unexpected ways. At the first prophylactic course it must be remembered that the leech can cause a temporary exacerbation of chronic diseases, which, you may not yet know. Therefore, putting leeches, listen to yourself, your body will “tell” you where and what they have any disease. Dear readers, before you put yourself leeches, carefully read all instructions, cautions, and possible complications in the case of an incorrect setting.