Arthritis is an inflammatory disease of the joint. It can be a consequence of an infectious disease (tuberculosis, gonorrhea, brucellosis, dysentery, angina) as well as trauma.
A common possible remedy for arthritis is hirudotherapy, using medical leeches and preparations from their saliva secretions. The ancient Chinese method, which withstood many years of practice and did not lose its relevance in our time. In modern conditions, this branch of medicine is experiencing a new upswing in connection with the biologically active substances discovered in the salivary glands of leeches, which have a positive effect on the human body.