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Wei, Qi, Ying, Xue are 4 stages of syndromes that happen in what king of diseases?
Exterior febrile diseases

(febrile diseases d/t warm pathogens)
Dr. Ding
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Ancient book & author that describes the 4 stages?
Canon/Discussion of Warm Diseases (Wai Gan Wen Re Pian)
by Tianshi Ye
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Each stage indicate the _________ of the diseses
location

(interior or exterior)
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Exterior syndrome(s)?
Wei stage
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Interior syndrome(s)?
Qi, Ying, Xue stages
Dr. Ding
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Relationship to zangfu -

Wei syndrome: disease location/
Lung
Skin & hair
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Relationship to zangfu -

Qi syndrome: disease location?
Diaphragm
Lung
Stomach
Intestines
etc
Dr. Ding
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Relationship to zangfu -

Ying sydrome: disease location?
Heart
Pericardium
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Relationship to zangfu -

Xue sydrome: disease location?
Heart
Liver
Kidney
Dr. Ding
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Common dz progressions
a. Wei --> Qi <--> Ying --> Xue

b. Wei --> Ying
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Which stages may occur at same time?
a. Wei & Qi

b. Qi, YIng, & Xue
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Wei Syndrome is caused by
Wind-Heat

invasion of superficial area
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Wei Syndrome
manifests as
_____ dysfunction and
_____obstruction
Wei Qi dysfunction
Lung Qi obstruction
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Wei Syndrome S+S
Fever
Slight aversion to wind or cold
Cough, sore throat
Slight or no sweating
Slight thirst
Dr. Ding
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Wei Syndrome tongue & pulse
Tongue: Red tip & edges

Pulse: Rapid
Dr. Ding
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Qi Syndrome:

Caused by what?
Heat pathogen invasion of interior,
manifesting as

Interior excess heat
Dr. Ding
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Which of the 4 stages/sydromes may lead to Qi syndrome?
Wei
Ying
Dr. Ding
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Qi Syndrome S+S
Fever
Aversion to heat
Irritability
Thirst
Dark yellow urine
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Qi Syndrome
Tongue & Pulse
T: Red with yellow coat

P: Rapid
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What are the 4 types of Qi Syndromes?
Lung Heat
Heat disturbing Chest & Diaphragm
Stomach Channel Heat
Heat in Stomach & Intestines
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QI Stage
Lung Heat S+S
General heat S+S plus -

Cough
SOB
Chest pain
Cough w/yellow, thick, sticky
sputum
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Qi Stage
Heat disturbing Chest & Diaphragm S+S
General heat S+S plus -

Burning in epigastrium
Irritability
Restlessness
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QI Stage
Stomach Channel Heat S+S
General heat S+S plus -

High fever
Profuse sweat
Thirst

similar to Yangming Channel Syn
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Qi Stage
Heat accumulating in Stomach & Intestines S+S
General heat S+S plus -

Abdominal distension & pain
Constipation

Similar to Yangming Fu syn
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Which is the 2nd most serious stage?
Ying syndrome
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Ying syndrome is characterized by
______ and ______
Ying Yin impairment &
Mind disturbance
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Stages that can lead to Ying Stage
Qi
Wei
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Ying Syndrome S+S
FEVER WORSE AT NIGHT
Thirst w/little desire to drink
Insomnia
Restlessness
IRRITABILITY or DELIRIUM
Faint skin rashes (heat injures
blood vessels)
Dr. Ding
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Ying Sydrome
Tongue & Pulse
T: DEEP RED

P: Rapid & thready
Dr. Ding
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Which is the most serious stage?
Xue
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Xue syndrome is characterized by
_______ and ________
Blood heat impairing Yin
Blood heat causing bleeding
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Xue syndrome is what?
Excessive heat in blood
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Which stages may lead to Xue stage?
Ying
Qi
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Xue syndrome:

Excess Heat in Blood
S+S
Fever worse at night

Irritability or delirium
Dark skin rashes
Hemoptysis
Blood in stool
Hematuria
Epistaxis
maybe Seizures
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Xue syndrome:

Excess Heat in Blood
S+S
T: Deep red
P: Rapid & thready
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Xue stage:

Blood Heat & Yin Xu
disease causes
1. Excess heat in blood --
2. Ying syndrome
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Xue stage:

Blood Heat & Yin Xu
S+S
Persistent low-grade fever that's
worse in evening
5 center heat
Dry mouth & throat
Fatigue
Emaciation

Maybe limb tremor
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Xue stage:

Blood Heat & Yin Xu
Tongue & Pulse
T: Deep red w/no coat or dry coat

P: Weak & thready
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