Usually, leech therapy is used for treating vascular disease. Their saliva has over 100 beneficial bioactive substances including hirudin, calin and destabilase. They inhibit blood coagulation and the formation of trombus. The hyaluronidase enhances the viscosity of the interstitial fluid and the acetylcholine and histamine decrease vessels constriction. A physician would usually prescribe the use of leeches when a person suffered a stroke or heart attack. Arthritis and alopecia , endometriosis and even ear and hearing problems are also treated by leech therapy which was used since ancient times.
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