Paralysis is the disease of nervous system. It is divided into 2 parts :-
Sensory – loss of senses.
Motor – loss of movements.
It can occur simultaneously or individually. It can be further divided into the following types :
Ascending motor paralysis – paralysis starting in lower parts & going to upper parts of the body.
Locomotor ataxia, paraplegia: paralysis of lower limps.
Paralysis agitans : trembling of paralyzed parts such as upper limbs, face, lower limbs or whole body.
Facial paralysis: paralysis of face, either right or left side.
Hemiplegia: paralysis of half side of the body either right side or left.
Monoplegia: paralysis of a single limb.
Causes of paralysis: -
Cerebrovascular injury ( injury to blood vessels of the brain).
Encephalitis ( inflammation of brain )
Thrombosis (blood clot in the circulation).
Injury to spinal cord.
Acupressure treatment for paralysis:
Li 4, 11
St 36, 44
For urine incontinence
Local points : CV 2 & other CV channel points.
Distal points : Sp 6, K 3
Reflex points: spinal column, brain, pituitary & all glands, kidneys.