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Falling down in fit w/ loss of consciousness, tightly closed hands ; clenched jaws, eyes open, flushed face, coarse breath, throat rattle, urine retent, constipation. red w/ thick yellow; string-taught, rolling, forceful.
wind stroke - tense du20, du26, st40, lv3, jing well
Falling down in fit w/ loss of consciousness, mouth agape and eyes closed, snoring and feeble breath, flaccid limbs, urine incontinence. Flaccid T; thready, weak.
wind stroke - flaccid Ren 4, 6, 8(moxa)
hemelpegia, numb limb, deviated mouth, slurred speech w/ HA, dizzy, vertigo, muscle twitch, red eye ; face, thirst ; dry throat, irritable.; String-taught, rolling P.
wind stroke - attack on meridian / collaterals du16, du20, ub7up limb: li4, li22, li15, sj5low limb: gb30, gb34, st36, st41
temporary loss of consciousness w/ feeble breath, mouth agape, spontaneous sweat, pallor, cold limbsdeep, thready P.
syncope - defc: du20, du26, ren6, pc6, st36
temporary loss of consciousness w/ coarse breath, rigid limbs, clench jaws (fit of anger)deep, excess P.
syncope - excess: du26, pc8, pc9, li4, lv3, kd1
HA, dizzy, profuse sweat, hot skin, coarse breath, dry mouth and tongue w/ dire thirstsuperficial, large, rapid P.
sunstroke - mild: du14, li11, ub40, pc6
HA, dire thirst, SOB first then collapse, loss of consciousness, sweating.deep, forceless P.
sunstroke - severe: pc3, du20, du26, shi xuan, ub40;
chills, fever, itching of throat, anhihrosis, sore/pain limbs, nasal obstruct, runny nose, cough, hoarse voice, profuse thin sputum.thin, white T. coat; superficial, tense P.
common cold - wind cold: du16, ub12, gb20, lu7, li4
fever, sweat, cough w/ yellow thick sputum, sore throat, slight aversion to wind, pain and distention of head, congestion, thirst.thin, white yellow T. coat; superficial, rapid P.
common cold - wind heat: du14, li4, li11, lu10, lu11, sj5
paraxysms of chills ; high fever w/ general hot sensation, yawning ; lassitude, intolerable HA, flushed face, red lips, stifling chest and hypo, bitter taste, dry mouth ; throat w/ dire thirst.; Followed by profuse sweat, subsiding fever, and cool body. Possible splenomegaly in chronic case.thin, sticky, yellow T. coat; string-taut, rapid P.
malaria: pc5, du13, du14, sj2, si3, gb41high fever + li11 splenomegaly +lv13, pigen w/ fever, delirium, confuse + jing wells
common wind cough pts
lu7, li4, ub13,pain ; swell of throat + lu11
most common cough point
ub13
cough, itchy throat, thin white sputum, aversion to cold, fever, anhidrosis, HA, nasal obstruct and dischargethin white T. coat; superficial P.
cough - wind cold: lu7, li4, ub13p/s of throat + lu11
cough w/ thick yellow sputum, choking cough, thirst, sore throat, fever, HA, aversion to wind, sweat.thin yellow T. coat; superficial, rapid P.
cough - wind hea: tlu7, li4, ub13p/s of throat + lu11: fever w/aversion to cold + du14, sj5
cough w/ profuse white sticky sputum, stuffy and depression of chest, loss of appetite.white sticky T. coat; rolling P.
cough - blockage of LU by phlegm: ub13, ren12, lu5, st36, st40
dry cough w/out sputum or scanty sputum, dry nose ; throat, sore throat, spitting and/or cough blood, afternoon fever, malar flush.red T w/ thin coat; thready, rapid P.
cough - defc. of yin with dryness of LU: ub13, lu1, lu7, kd6: cough blood + ub17, lu6
cough and wheeze w/ thin sputum, rapid breath, chills, fever, HA,; early anhidrosis, no thirst.white T. coat; superficial, tense
asthma- excess, wind cold: ub13, ub12, lu7, li4, du14
rapid and short breath, strong ; coarse voice, cough w/ thick yellow sputum, chest stuffy, fever, restless, dry mouth.thick yellow or sticky coat; rolling, rapid P.
asthma - excess phlegm heat: ub13, dingchuan, ren22, lu5, st40
short ; rapid breath, feeble voice, weak and low sounding cough, sweat upon exert.pale T; deficient P.
asthma - LU deficiency: ub13, lu9, st36, sp3
dyspnea on exert, severe wheeze, drawing in of tissues on neck, short breath, lassitude, weakness, sweat, cold limbs.pale T; deep, thready P.
asthma - KD xu: ub13, kd3, ub23, ren6, ren17: persistent asthma + du12, ub43 Sp xu + ren12, ub20
common epigastric pain pts
ren12, st36, pc6
distending pain in epigastrium worse w/ pressure or meals, fetid belch, anorexia.thick sticky T. coat; deep, forceful or rolling P.
epigastric pain - retent of food: ren12, st36, pc6, inner neiting
paroxysmal pain in epigastrium radiating to hypo, frequent belch, nausea, vomit, acid regurg, abdo distent, anorexia.thin white T. coat; deep, string-taut P.
epigastric pain - LV attack S: Tren12, st36, pc6, lv3, lv14
dull pain in epigastrium, may be relieved by pressure and/or warmth, general lassitude, regurg of thin fluid.thin white T. coat; deep, slow P.
epigastric pain - defc of ST w/ stag of cold: ren12, st36(moxa), pc6, ren6, sp4, ub20(moxa)
common points for vomiting
ren12, st36, pc6, sp4
acid femented vomit, epi and abdo dist, belch, anorexia, loose stool or constipation.thick granular T. coat; rolling forcefull P.
vomit - retent of food: ren12, st36, pc6, sp4, ren10
vomit, acid regurg, freq belch, distending pain in chest ; hypo, irritability w/ oppress feeling.stick T. coat; string-taut P.
vomit - LV attack STren12, st36, pc6, sp4, lv3
sallow complexion, vomit after big meal, loss of appetite, lassitude, weakness, sl loose stool.pale T. w/ thin white coat; thready forceless P.
vomit - hypofunction of SP/STren12, st36, pc6, sp4, ub20
common hiccup pts
ren12, st36, pc6, ub17
loud hiccup, epi ; abdo distention, anorexiathick sticky T. coat; rolling forceful P.
hiccup- retent of foodren12, st36, pc6, ub17, ren14, inner neiting
continuous hiccup, distending pain and feeling of oppression in chest and hypo.thin T. coat; forceful P.
hiccup - stagnation of qiren12, st36, pc6, ub17, lv3, ren17
slow and forceful hiccup relieved by heat worse with cold, epigastrium discomfort.white moist T. coat; slow P.
hiccup - cold in STren12, st36, pc6, ub17, ren 13
common abdominal pain pts
ren12, st36
epi and abdo distending pain worse with pressure, anorexia, foul belch, sour regurg, or abdo pain with diarhea better w/ deficationsticky T. coat; rolling P.
abdo pain - retention of food: ren12, st36, st35, ren6, inner neiting
intermittent dull pain relieved by warmth or pressure worse with cold, hunger or fatique, lassitude, aversion to cold.thin white T. coat; deep, thready P.
abdo pain - hypoactivity of SP yang: ren12, st36, ub20, ub21, ren6, lv13
sudden onsest of violent abdo pain better with warmth ; worse with cold, loose stoole, no thirst, clear profuse urine, cold limbs.thin white T. coat; deep, tense or deep, slow
abdo pain - accumulation of cold: ren12, st36, ren8, sp4
common acute diarrhea pts
st25, st36
watery diarrhea, abdo pain, borborgymus, chilliness better with warmth, no thirst.pale T. w/ white coat; deep, slow P.
diarrhea - acute cold/damp: st25, st36, ren6, ren12
diarrhea w/ abdo pain, yellow hot fetid stools, burning anus, scanty urine, feverish feeling, thirst.yellow sticky T. coat; rolling rapid P
diarrhea - acute damp/heat: st25, st36, st44, sp9
abdo pain better after BM, borborgymus, fetid stool, epi ; abdo fullness ; distention, belch, anorexia.thick filthy T. coat; rolling rapid deep or string-taut P.
diarrhea - acute retent of food: st25, st36, inner neiting
loose stool w/ undigested food, anorexia, epi distress after eat, sallow complexion, lassitude.pale T. w/ white coat; thready forceless P.
diarrhea - chronic.; defc of SP: st36, ub20, ren12, sp3, lv13
pain below umbilicus, diarrhea before dawn, borborgymus, better after BM, worse with cold, cold lower extremities, possible abdo distent.pale T. w/ white coat; deep forceless P.
diarrhea - chronic.; defc of KD: st36, ub20, ub23, kd3, du4, ren4
common chronic diarrhea pts
st36, ub20
common dysentery pts
st25, st37
abdominal pain, tenesmus, pus ; blood in stool, burning anus, scanty yellow urine, chills, fever, restlessness, thirst.yellow, sticky T. coat; rolling, rapid or soft rapid P.
dysentery - damp/heat: st25, st37, li4, li11
difficult defecation, white mucus in stool, preference for warmth, aversion to cold, epi ; chest fullness, lingering abdo pain, no taste, no thirst.white sticky T. coat; deep slow P.
dysentery - cold/damp: st25, st37, ren6, ren12, sp9, moxa
frequent stools w/ blood and pus, total loss of appetite, nausea, vomit.yellow sticky T. coat; soft rapid P.
dysentery - food resistant: st25, st36, ren12, pc6
dysentery on ; off, difficult to cure, lassitude, aversion to cold, somnolence, anorexia.pale T. w/ sticky coat; soft P.
dysentery - intermittent: st25, st37, ub20, ub21, ren4, st36fever + du14tenesmus + ub29anal prolapse + du1, du20
common abdo distention pts
ren12, st25, st36, st37
persistence of distention and fullness in abdo worse w/ pressure, abdo pain, belch, foul breath, dark yellow urine, constipation, possible fever, vomiting.thick yellow T. coat; rollin rapid forceful P.
abdo distention - excess: ren12, st25, st36, st37, li4, ren6, sp9
abdo distention better with pressure, borborgymus, loose stool, loss of appetite, lassitude, listlessness, clear urine.pale T. w/ white coat; forceless P.
abdo distention - defcren12, st25, st36, st37, ren4, sp3
common jaundice pts
du9, sp9, st36, ub18, ub19
sallow skin, heavy body, weakness, loss of appetite, api stuffiness, lassitude, aversion to cold, no thirst.pale T w/ thick white coat; deep slow P.
juandice - yindu9, ren12, st25, st36, st37, ub20, ub48;
lusterous yellow skin and sclera, fever, thirst, scanty dark urine, heavy chest, nausea.yellow sticky T. coat; string-taut rapid P.
jaundice - yangdu9, ren12, st25, st36, st37, lv3, gb34
common constipation pts
st25, ub25, sj6, kd6
infrequent and difficult defecation every 3-5 days or longer, fever, dire thirst, foul breath.yellow dry T. coat; rolling forceful P.
constipation - excess.; accumulation of heatst25, ub25, sj6, kd6, li4, li11
infrequent and difficult defecation every 3-5 days or longer, fullness and distention in abdo ; hypo, frequent belch, loss of appetite.thin sticky T coat; string-taut P.
constipation - excess.; stagnation of qist25, ub25, sj6, kd6, ren 12, lv3
difficult defecation, pale ; lusterless complexion lips and nails, dizzy, palps, lassitude, SOB.pale T. w/ thin white coat; thready weak P.
constipation - defc.; qi ; blood xust25, ub25, sj6, kd6, ub20, ub21, st36
difficult defecation, pain and cold in abdo, preference for warmth, aversion to cold.pale T w/ moist white coat; deep slow P.
constipation - defc.; agglomeration of coldst25, ub25, sj6, kd6, ren8, ren6 (moxa)
distending ; dragging sensation of rectum during BM, but normal sensation after, possible lassitude, weak limbs, sallow complexion, dizzy, palps.pale T. w/ white coat; thready feeble P.
;prolapse of rectumdu1, du20, st36, ub25
abrubt onset of edema w/ puffy face and eyelids then anasarca(general edema), lusterous skin, chills, fever, thirst, cough, asthma, reduced urine.thin white coat; superficial or rolling rapid P.
edema - yang typelu7, li4, li6, sp9, ub39
slow insidious edema onset, first on dorsum of doot or eyelids, then entire body, sallow complexion, aversion to cold, cold limbs, sore low back and loins, weakness, epi fullness, sbdo distention, loss of appetite, loose stool.pale T. w/ white coat; deep thready P.
edema - yin typeub20, ub23, ren4, ren9, st37, kd7
involutary micturation during sleep with dreams, sallow compexion, loss of appetite.pale T. w/ white coat; threadt weak @ chi
nocturnal enuresisub23, ub28, ren3, sp6, lv1
common urinary distubance pts
ub28, ren3, sp9
presence of calculi in urine, dysuria, dark yellow turbid urine, or sudden interruptance of flow, severe prickling pain during, lumbus ; abdo pain, possible; presence of blood.;
dysuria - calculiub28, ren3, sp9, ub39
difficult and hesitant urination, fullness and pain in lower abdo.thin white T. coat; deep string-taut
dysuria - qi dysfunctionub28, ren3, sp9, lv2
hematuria w/ pain and urgency, burning sensation, and prickling pain.thin yellow coat; rapid forceful P.
dysuria - painful w/ bloodub28, ren3, sp9, sp6, sp10
cloudy urin w/ milky creamy appearance, urethral burning upon urination.red T w.sticky coat; thready rapid P.
dysuria - milky ub28, ren3, sp9, ub23, kd6
difficult urination w/ dribbling, occuring on and off, exacerbated after overwork.weak P.
dysuria - overstrain: ub28, ren3, sp9, du20, st36, ren6
scanty hot urine, retention of urine, distention and fullness of lower abdo, thirst but not desire to drink, constipation.red w/ yellow coat; rapid P.
retent of urine - accum of heat in bladder: ub28, ren3, sp6, ub39
dribbling urine, attenuating in force of the urin discharge, pallor, listless, chilly below lumbus, weak loins and knees.pale T.; deep thready weak P.
retent of urine - decline of mingmen fire: du4, ren4, du20, sj4, ub23
dribbling urination or retention of urine, distention and dull pain in lower abdo.purplish spots on T.; hesitent rapid P.
retent of urine - damage of the qi of the meridian: ren3, sp6, st28, kd5
failure of the penis in erection or weak erection, pallor, cold extrmities, dizzy, listless, sore ; weak loins and knees, frequent urination.pale T. w/ white coat; deep thready P
impotence - decline of mingmen fire: ren4, du4, kd3, ub23damage HT/SP qi + ub15, ht7, sp6
inability of penis to erect, complicated with bitter taste, thirst, hot ; dark red urine, sore weak lower extremities.yellow sticky coat; soft rapid
impotence - downward flow of damp/heat: ren3, sp6, sp9, st36
muscle flaccidity in lower limbs w/ motor impairment, fever, cough, irritability, thirst, scanty brown urine.red w/ yellow coat; thready rapid or rolling rapid
wei syndrome - burning heat in LU: upper pts: li4, li11, li14, sj5lower pts: st31,st34, st36, st41, gb30, gb34, gb39, sp10, lu5, ub13
wet dreams due to overthinking or excessive sexual activities leads to disharmony between HT ; KD. possible dizzy, palps, listless, lassitude, scanty yellow urine.red T; thready rapid P.
seminal emission - nocturnal: ht7, ub15, kd3, ub52
spermatorrhea due to damage of KD after prolonged illness, gonorrhea, clamydia, indulgent sexual activity, frequent day or night, pallor, desire for sex, lassitude, listless.pale T; deep thready P.
seminal emission - spermatorrhea: ub23, kd12, sp6, ren4, ren6
difficulty in falling asleep, dream disturbed sleep, palps, poor memory, lassitude, listless, anorexia, sallowpale w/thin coat; thready weak
insomnia - HT/SP xuht7, sp6, anmian, ub15, ub20, sp1(moxa)
restless, insomnia, sizzy, tinnitus, dry mouth w/ little saliva, hot chest palms and soles, nocturnal emission, poor memory, palps, low back pain.red T; thready rapid
insomnia - disharmony of HT/KDht7, sp6, anmian, ub15, ub23, kd3poor memory + ub20, kd6
irritability, dream disturbed sleep, fright, fear, HA, distending pain in costal region, bitter taste.strig-taut P.
insomnia - upward disturbance of LV fire: ht7, sp6, anmian, ub18, ub19, gb12
insomnia, suffocating feeling, distending pain in epi, belching, difficult defecation.sticky coat; rolling P
insomnia - dysfunction of ST: ht7, sp6, anmian, ub21, st36
common insomnia pts
ht7, sp6, anmian
palps, fear and fright, irritability, restless, dream disturbed sleep, anorexia.thin white coat; sl. rapidphlegm-heat: yellow sticky; rolling rapid
palpitations - disturbance of the mind: ub15, ren14, ht7, ht6, pc5, gb40phlegm-heat + st40, ub19
palps, lusterless complexion, dizzy, blurred vision, SOB, lassitude.pale w/ toothmarks; thready weak or intermittent
palpitations - insufficiency of qi ; blood: ub15, ren14, ht7, pc6, ub20, ub21, st36
palps, restless, irritability, insomnia, dizzy, blurred vision, tinnitus.red w/ little coat; thready rapid
palpitations - hyperactivity of fire due to yin xu: ub15, ren14, ht7, pc6, ub14, ub23, kd3
palps, expectoration of mucoid sputum, fullness in chest and epi, lassitude, weakness, cold extremity.white coat; strig-taut rolling
palpitation - retention of harmful fluid: ub15, ren14, ht7, pc6, ren4, ren8, ren9, sp9
common palpitation pts
ub15, ren14, ht7
gradual onset, emotional dejection, mental dullness at first, incoherent speech, changing moods, muteness, somnolence, anorexia.thin sticky coat; string-taut thready or string-taut rolling
manic-depression - depressive: ub15, ub18, ub20, ht7, st40
sudden onset, irritability, easy to anger, insomnia, loss of appetite, excessive motor activity w. increase energy and violent behaviors.yellow sticky coat; string-taut rolling rapid
manic-depression - mania: du14, du16, du26, pc6, st40
schizophrenia pts
prick to bleed in order: du26, lu11, sp1, pc7, ub62, du16, st6, ren24, pc8, du23, ren1, li11, she xia zhong feng
typical seuzure preceded by dizzy, headache, suffocating sensation in chest, followed by falling down with loss of consciousness, pallor, clenched jaw, upward stare, convulsion, foam on lips, screaming, incontinence.white sticky coat; string-taut rolling
epilepsy - during seizure: du26, ren15, pc5, lv3, st40
listless, lusterless complexion, dizzy, palps, anorexia, profuse sputum, weak and sore loins and limbs.pale w/ white coat; thready rolling
epilepsy - after seizure: ub15, yintang, ht7, sp6, kd3, yaoqi
dizzy worse with anger, irritability, flushed face, red eyes, tinnitus, bitter taste, dream disturbed sleep.red w/ yellow coat; string-taut rapid
dizziness - hyperactivity of LV yang: gb20, ub18, ub23, kd3, lv2
dizzy with pallor, lusterless, weakness, palps, insomnia, pale lips and nails, lassitude, loss of consciousness if severe.pale T; thready weak
dizziness - defc of qi ; blood: du20, ub20, ren4, st36, sp6
dizzy with heavy feeling of head and suffocating sensation in chest, nausea, profuse sputum, anorexia, somnolence.white sticky coat; soft rolling
dizziness - interior retent of phlegm damp: st8, ub20, ren12, pc6, st40
mental depression, distress of chest, hypo pain, abdo distention, belching, anorexia, vomit, abnormal BM.thin sticky coat; string-taut
melancholia - depression of qi in the LV: ub18, ren12, ren17, st37, sp4, lv3
HA, dryness, dry mouth, bitter taste, irritability, chest distress, hypo distention, acid regurg, constiparion, red eyes, tinnitus.red w/ yellow caot; string-taut rapid
melancholia - transformation of depressed qi into fire: ren13, sj6, gb34, gb43, lv2
feeling of lump choking in throat that is hard to spit out or swollowthin sticky coat; string-taut rolling
melanchloia - stagnation of phlegm: ren17, ren22, pc6, st40, lv3
grief w/out reason, capricious joy or anger, suspicions, frightens easy, palps, insomnia, sudden chest distress, hiccup, sudden aphonia, convulse, loss of conscious.thin white coat; string-taut thready
melancholia - insuffiency of blood: ren14, ht7, sp6, : distress + pc6, ren17: hiccup + sp4, ren22: aphonia + ht5, ren23: convulse + li4, gb34
HA that occurs on exposure to wind, pain extends to nape of neck and back, violent, boring and fixed in nature.thin white coat; tring-taut;
headache - pathogenic wind invasion into meridians occipital- gb20, ub60, si3: frontal- st8, yintang, du23, li4, st44: temporal -taiyang, gb8, sj5, gb41: parietal- du20, si3, ub67, lv3;
HA, blurred vision, severe pain on bilateral sides of head, irritability, hot temper, flushed flace, bitter taste.reddened w/ yellow coat; string-taut rapid
headache - upsurge of LV yanggb5, gb20, gb43, du20, lv2
lingering HA, dizzy, blurred vision, lassitude, lusterless face, pain better w/ warmth, worse w/ cold or stress.pale w/ thin white coat; weak thready
headache - deficiency of qi ; blood- du20, ren6, st36, ub18, ub20, ub23
abrupt onset of cutting, boring, intolerable pain that is transient and paroxymal, lasting a few seconds to minutes, often around eye, cheek, nose, mouth.; Accompanied by local spasm, runny nose, tearing and salivation.string-taut tense P.
facial pain - invasion of wind cold: supraorbital- gb14, taiyang, ub2, sj5: maxillary- st2, si18, li4, li20: mandibular- st5, st6, st7, li4, gb20, jia cheng jiang
facial pain accompanied by irritability, hot temper, thirst, constipationyellow dry coat; string-taut rapid
facial pain - excess fire in LV/STlv3, st44: supraorbital -gb14: taiyang- ub2, sj5: maxillary -st2, si18, li4, li20: mandibular -st5, st6, st7, li4, gb20, jia cheng jiang
insidious facial pain, emaciation, malar flush, soreness in lumbar, lassitude, pain worse w/ fatigue.reddened w/ little coat; thready rapid
facial pain - deficiency of yin and excess fire: kd6, sp6: supraorbital- gb14: taiyang- ub2, sj5: maxillary- st2, si18, li4, li20: mandibular- st5, st6, st7, li4, gb20, jia cheng jiang
sudden deviation of mouth and eye usually upon waking, incomplete closure of eye, drooping of mouth, salivation and inability to frown, raise eyebrow, close eye, blow out cheek, show teeth or whistle.thin white coat; superficial tense or s.f. slow
Bells Palsy - invasion of wind colds: j17, gb14, taiyang, si18, st4, st7, li4 see pg 114 for ALL extras;
distending pain in costal and hypo region, stifling sensation in chest, sighing, poor appetite, bitter taste.thin white coat; string-taut
hypochondriac pain - excess. qi stagnation: lv14, sj6, gb34, lv3, gb40
fixed stabbing pain in hypo region worse with pressure and at night.dark purple T.; deep hesitant
hypochandriac pain - excess. blood stagnation: lv14, sj6, gb34, ub17, ub18
dull lingering pain in costal and hypo region, dry mouth, irritability, dizzy, blurry vision.red w/ little coat; weak or rapid thready
hypochondriac pain - deficiency type: lv14, ub18, ub23, st36, sp6, lv3
common excess type hypo pain pts
lv14, sj6, gb34
low back pain after exposure to cold damp, worse on rainy days, heaviness, stiff muscles in dorsolumbar, limited ROM, pain that radiates down butt and lower limbs, cold feeling.white sticky coat; deep weak or deep slow
low back pain - cold damp: ub23, ub40, du3, ub25, ub26
insidious onset of protracted pain and soreness with lassitude, weak loins ; knees, worse w/ fatigue, better w/ rest, irritability, insomnia, dry mouth ; throat, flushed face, feverish in chest palms and soles.red w/ scanty coat; thready weak or thready rapid
low back pain - KD yin xu: ub23, ub40, du3, ub52, kd3
insidious onset of protracted pain and soreness with lassitude, weak loins ; knees, worse w/ fatigue, better w/ rest, cramp like sensation in lower abdo, pallor, cold limbs.pale T.; deep thready or deep slow
low back pain - KD yang xu: ub23, ub40, du3, du4, yaoyan
history of sprain of lumbar, rigid and pain in low back, worse with pressure and turning the body.pink or purple T.; hesitant string-taut
low back pain - trauma: ub23, ub40, du3, du26, ashi pts, yao tong xue
common low back pain pts
ub23, ub40, du3
wandering pain in joints esp in wrists, elbows, knees, and ankle, limitation of movement, chills and fever.thin sticky coat; superficial tight or s.f. slow
bi syndrome - wandering bilocal pts + ub17, sp10, gb20
severe stabbing pain in joints better with warmth worse with cold, fixed locationd but no red and no hot.thin white coat; string-taut tense
bi syndrome - painful bilocal points + ub23, ren4
numbness and heavy sensation of limbs, soreness and fixed pain of joints worse on cloudy or rainy days.white sticky coat; soft
bi syndrome - fixed bilocal pts + st36, sp5
arthralgia involving one or several joints, local redness, swelling, excruciating pain with limited ROM, fever, thirst.yellow coat; rolling rapid
bi syndrome - heat bilocal pts + du14, li11
numbness of skin with cold sensation
skin bilocal pts
soreness, numbness and pain of the muscles
muscle bilocal pts
soreness, pain, stiffness of tendons and muscles
tendon bilocal pts + gb34
pain due to blockage of vessels
vessel bilocal pts + ub17, sp10, gb20
soreness, heaviness, pain of joints which fail to perform function of lifting, extension and flexion.;
bone bilocal pts + ub11, gb39
flaccid or slightly swollen legs, hot sensation on touch, general heavy, fullness in chest and epi, painful hot brown urine.yellow sticky coat; soft rapid
wei syndrome - damp heat upper: li4, li11,li14, sj5: lower: st31,st34, st36, st41, gb30, gb34, gb39, sp10, ub20, sp9
muscular flaccidity of lower limbs, motor impairment, sore weak lumbar, seminal emission, prospermia, luekorrhea, dizzy, blurry vision.reddened; thready rapid
wei syndrome - LV/KD yin xu upper pts: li4, li11, li14, sj5: lower: st31,st34, st36, st41, gb30, gb34, gb39, sp10, ub18, ub23;
history of trauma, flaccid paralytic limbs, incontinence of urine or feces.pink or dark purple w/ thin white coat; relaxed or hesitant
wei syndrome - trauma upper pts: li4, li11, li14, sj5: lower: st31,st34, st36, st41, gb30, gb34, gb39, sp10, huatuojiaji: urine incont: ren3, sp6feces incont: ub25, ub32;;
common wei syndrome pts
upper pts: li4, li11, li14, sj5: lower: st31,st34, st36, st41, gb30, gb34, gb39, sp10,
sudden onset, irritability, easy to anger, insomnia, loss of appetite, excessive motor activity w. increase energy and violent behaviors.yellow sticky coat; string-taut rolling rapid
manic-depression - mania: du14, du16, du26, pc6, st40
schizophrenia pts
prick to bleed in order: du26, lu11, sp1, pc7, ub62, du16, st6, ren24, pc8, du23, ren1, li11, she xia zhong feng
typical seuzure preceded by dizzy, headache, suffocating sensation in chest, followed by falling down with loss of consciousness, pallor, clenched jaw, upward stare, convulsion, foam on lips, screaming, incontinence.white sticky coat; string-taut rolling
epilepsy - during seizure: du26, ren15, pc5, lv3, st40
listless, lusterless complexion, dizzy, palps, anorexia, profuse sputum, weak and sore loins and limbs.pale w/ white coat; thready rolling
epilepsy - after seizure: ub15, yintang, ht7, sp6, kd3, yaoqi
dizzy worse with anger, irritability, flushed face, red eyes, tinnitus, bitter taste, dream disturbed sleep.red w/ yellow coat; string-taut rapid
dizziness - hyperactivity of LV yang: gb20, ub18, ub23, kd3, lv2
dizzy with pallor, lusterless, weakness, palps, insomnia, pale lips and nails, lassitude, loss of consciousness if severe.pale T; thready weak
dizziness - defc of qi & blood: du20, ub20, ren4, st36, sp6
dizzy with heavy feeling of head and suffocating sensation in chest, nausea, profuse sputum, anorexia, somnolence.white sticky coat; soft rolling
dizziness - interior retent of phlegm damp: st8, ub20, ren12, pc6, st40
mental depression, distress of chest, hypo pain, abdo distention, belching, anorexia, vomit, abnormal BM.thin sticky coat; string-taut
melancholia - depression of qi in the LV: ub18, ren12, ren17, st37, sp4, lv3
HA, dryness, dry mouth, bitter taste, irritability, chest distress, hypo distention, acid regurg, constiparion, red eyes, tinnitus.red w/ yellow caot; string-taut rapid
melancholia - transformation of depressed qi into fire: ren13, sj6, gb34, gb43, lv2
feeling of lump choking in throat that is hard to spit out or swollowthin sticky coat; string-taut rolling
melanchloia - stagnation of phlegm: ren17, ren22, pc6, st40, lv3
grief w/out reason, capricious joy or anger, suspicions, frightens easy, palps, insomnia, sudden chest distress, hiccup, sudden aphonia, convulse, loss of conscious.thin white coat; string-taut thready
melancholia - insuffiency of blood: ren14, ht7, sp6, lv3: chest distress + pc6, ren17 :hiccup + sp4, ren22 :aphonia + ht5, ren23: convulse + li4, gb34
HA that occurs on exposure to wind, pain extends to nape of neck and back, violent, boring and fixed in nature.thin white coat; tring-taut;
headache - pathogenic wind invasion into meridians occipital: gb20, ub60, si3 :frontal- st8, yintang, du23, li4, st44 :temporal- taiyang, gb8, sj5, gb41: parietal- du20, si3, ub67, lv3;
HA, blurred vision, severe pain on bilateral sides of head, irritability, hot temper, flushed flace, bitter taste.reddened w/ yellow coat; string-taut rapid
headache - upsurge of LV yanggb5, gb20, gb43, du20, lv2
lingering HA, dizzy, blurred vision, lassitude, lusterless face, pain better w/ warmth, worse w/ cold or stress.pale w/ thin white coat; weak thready
headache - deficiency of qi ; blood-du20, ren6, st36, ub18, ub20, ub23
abrupt onset of cutting, boring, intolerable pain that is transient and paroxymal, lasting a few seconds to minutes, often around eye, cheek, nose, mouth.; Accompanied by local spasm, runny nose, tearing and salivation.string-taut tense P.
facial pain - invasion of wind cold: supraorbital gb14, taiyang, ub2, sj5: maxillary st2, si18, li4, li20 : mandibular st5, st6, st7, li4, gb20, jia cheng jiang
facial pain accompanied by irritability, hot temper, thirst, constipationyellow dry coat; string-taut rapid
facial pain - excess fire in LV/STlv3, st44: supraorbital- gb14, taiyang, ub2, sj5 :maxillary st2, si18, li4, li20: mandibular st5, st6, st7, li4, gb20, jia cheng jiang
insidious facial pain, emaciation, malar flush, soreness in lumbar, lassitude, pain worse w/ fatigue.reddened w/ little coat; thready rapid
facial pain - deficiency of yin and excess fire: kd6, sp6: supraorbital gb14, taiyang, ub2, sj5: maxillary st2, si18, li4, li20 : mandibular st5, st6, st7, li4, gb20, jia cheng jiang
sudden deviation of mouth and eye usually upon waking, incomplete closure of eye, drooping of mouth, salivation and inability to frown, raise eyebrow, close eye, blow out cheek, show teeth or whistle.thin white coat; superficial tense or s.f. slow
Bells Palsy - invasion of wind cold: sj17, gb14, taiyang, si18, st4, st7, li4see pg 114 for ALL extras;
distending pain in costal and hypo region, stifling sensation in chest, sighing, poor appetite, bitter taste.thin white coat; string-taut
hypochondriac pain - excess. qi stagnation: lv14, sj6, gb34, lv3, gb40
fixed stabbing pain in hypo region worse with pressure and at night.dark purple T.; deep hesitant
hypochandriac pain - excess. blood stagnation:lv14, sj6, gb34, ub17, ub18
dull lingering pain in costal and hypo region, dry mouth, irritability, dizzy, blurry vision.red w/ little coat; weak or rapid thready
hypochondriac pain - deficiency type: lv14, ub18, ub23, st36, sp6, lv3
common excess type hypo pain pts
lv14, sj6, gb34
low back pain after exposure to cold damp, worse on rainy days, heaviness, stiff muscles in dorsolumbar, limited ROM, pain that radiates down butt and lower limbs, cold feeling.white sticky coat; deep weak or deep slow
low back pain - cold damp: ub23, ub40, du3, ub25, ub26
insidious onset of protracted pain and soreness with lassitude, weak loins ; knees, worse w/ fatigue, better w/ rest, irritability, insomnia, dry mouth ; throat, flushed face, feverish in chest palms and soles.red w/ scanty coat; thready weak or thready rapid
low back pain - KD yin xu: ub23, ub40, du3, ub52, kd3
insidious onset of protracted pain and soreness with lassitude, weak loins ; knees, worse w/ fatigue, better w/ rest, cramp like sensation in lower abdo, pallor, cold limbs.pale T.; deep thready or deep slow
low back pain - KD yang xu: ub23, ub40, du3, du4, yaoyan
history of sprain of lumbar, rigid and pain in low back, worse with pressure and turning the body.pink or purple T.; hesitant string-taut
low back pain - trauma: ub23, ub40, du3, du26, ashi pts, yao tong xue
common low back pain pts
ub23, ub40, du3
wandering pain in joints esp in wrists, elbows, knees, and ankle, limitation of movement, chills and fever.thin sticky coat; superficial tight or s.f. slow
bi syndrome - wandering bilocal pts + ub17, sp10, gb20
severe stabbing pain in joints better with warmth worse with cold, fixed locationd but no red and no hot.thin white coat; string-taut tense
bi syndrome - painful bilocal points + ub23, ren4
numbness and heavy sensation of limbs, soreness and fixed pain of joints worse on cloudy or rainy days.white sticky coat; soft
bi syndrome - fixed bilocal pts + st36, sp5
arthralgia involving one or several joints, local redness, swelling, excruciating pain with limited ROM, fever, thirst.yellow coat; rolling rapid
bi syndrome - heat bilocal pts + du14, li11
numbness of skin with cold sensation
skin bilocal pts
soreness, numbness and pain of the muscles
muscle bilocal pts
soreness, pain, stiffness of tendons and muscles
tendon bilocal pts + gb34
pain due to blockage of vessels
vessel bilocal pts + ub17, sp10, gb20
soreness, heaviness, pain of joints which fail to perform function of lifting, extension and flexion.;
bone bilocal pts + ub11, gb39