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International Journal of Physiology, Nutrition and Physical Education

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ISSN: 2456-0057

International Journal of Physiology, Nutrition and Physical Education

2018, Vol. 3, Issue 2
An illustration and modalities of Khilṭ Dam (blood)
Author(s): Mohd Anus Ansari, Aafreen, Abul Faiz and Ashhar Qadeer
Abstract:
Background: Buqrat (Hippocrates; 460-370 BC) is certified for the appliance of Akhlāṭ Arba‘a in medicine. Jalinoos (Galen) put forth this theory and applied it in its patho-physiology. He also assumes Arkān based theory of the four Akhlāṭ (Humors); Dam (Blood), Balgham (Phlegm), Ṣafrā (Yellow bile) and Saudā (Black bile), and blood is the mixture of all four Khilṭ (Humour) in which every Khilṭ participate in different but definite manner.
Purpose: The attempt is to make the existence of Khilṭ Dam on the basis of current scientific scales.
Methodology: Classical Unani literature and the information of blood of past and recent advancement will be analyzed to reach the conclusion.
Conclusion: Blood of human is also as same as that of first human. The view and knowledge gets improvement with acceptably proven changes in their form with the advancement of time. The theory of Akhlāṭ and the description of them are scientific. If anything changes, it is the view to see the things.
Pages: 994-998  |  203 Views  6 Downloads
How to cite this article:
Mohd Anus Ansari, Aafreen, Abul Faiz and Ashhar Qadeer. An illustration and modalities of Khilṭ Dam (blood). International Journal of Physiology, Nutrition and Physical Education. 2018; 3(2): 994-998.
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