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Best point in UB channel for occipital headache
UB60

combine with SI3 for spinal disorders
Which "liao" has the widest range of actions?
Ciliao UB32
What are the 4 kinds of stagnation that Kd 14 treats?
blood
qi
food
water
Kd 3 is the formost point to treat what?
tx yin def affecting those areas of the body either reached by or dominated by the Kd, specifically the throat, intestines, brain, teeth and ears
P4 is important pt to tx?
both acute stasis of blood and heat in the blood
PC6 is the most important point for? It is the command point of what?
Liv Qi stagnation in chest (anywhere in upper of middle jiao)

Command point of Heart, chest and epigastrum
Point used to expel wind by needling, cupping gu sha or cupping
UB12 and 13

combine with outer shu UB42 to treat wind pathogen/invasion of lung
Forte of kidney 6
nourish yin and clear def heat
Heart meridian as well as the points mainly treat what?
Heart rhythm disorders, usually combined with PC points
UB40 is the command pt for what?
Back, upper and lower;clears heat
kid 7 is foremost point to?
strengthen kid function of dominating body
fluids and regulating urination, also in controlling sweat
Sanjiao channel mainly treats?
febrile effects in upper body
Best point for excess type headaches
SJ5
Best point for phlegm
SJ10
used to anchor Qi, esp LU Qi
Kd 1
Best point to pacify interior wind and regulate Qi
UB 10
The sinew ch of UB can be utilized to?
palpate and make diagnosis (ashi
pts) it can also back up your diagnosis
Best point for carpal tunnel
P7
Lu1
clear xs of all kinds from Lu
disseminates and descends Lu Qi
cough and wheezing
Lu2
shoulder pn
Lu5
clear all forms if H from Lu
descend Qi
Lu7
cmd pt: nape of neck, occiput
RELEASES EXTERIOR
d&d fxn, reg water passages
tx Heat in blood
Lu9
tonify Lu yin/Qi
INTERNAL conditions, CHRONIC
dispels wind, transforms phlegm
Lu10
XS Heat in Lu zang
tx predominance of Heat
LI4
cmd pt: face and mouth
expel w/h or w/c and release exterior
tx frontal headaches
LI5
febrile dz w/ agitation of Ht-manic insanities
LI11
Cl H
cool blood
drain damp
STOP ITCHING
LI15
shoulder, bi syndrome
LI20
expels W/H from entirety of face
meeting of LI and ST
Yang ming is full of ________and_________ therefore can be used to____________
Qi and Blood

tx painful obstruction, Qi & blood d/o
St6
lock jaw, tmj, elim wind
St7
ears, jaw, teeth
St8
migraine w/ vomit and vertigo
elim wind, ext or int
St25
intestinal d/o
reg intestings, ST/Sp
St28/29
+ GB26 = menses d/o of Chong Mai
ST35
knee pain-xi yan
St36
cmd: abd
stim action of St/Sp of gen Qi and blood
St 37
Low HS LI
intestinal d/o: stagn and obstruction= distention, pn constipation
St 38
empirical pt: shoulder pn
St 39
Low HS SI
move intestines
ST 40
transforms Qi and phlegm
St44
Cl H from St ch
tx opp end of ch: toothache, pn in face/eyes, nosebleed, throat pn and obst, trigeminal neuralgia
SP3
strengthen and reg SP/St qi
tonify Sp, harmonize St/Sp
Sp4
LUo-fortifies Sp/mid jiao
calm spirit
Sp6
sanyinjiao
sp liv kid
harmonize sp/st, sp fxn
dom-preg, menses, leukorrhea, genitals
Sp9
tx damp
opens and moves water passages
swollen knee
Sp10
SEA OF BLOOD
d/o @ blood level
MOVE AND COOL BLOOD
Sp21
Great Luo
CP, SOB, liv Qi stagn in chest
H3
calm spirit, transform phlegm, Cl H
H7
calm spirit:
all d/o of spirit
all def d/o of Ht zang
H8
cl Low jiao H, from Ht and SI
SI3
benefits occiput/neck and upper back
cl W, H
calms spirit/tx epilepsy
dispel febrile dz
SI6
XC-acute shoulder pn
SI11
unbinds ch, move Qi, bene breasts
SI19
along with SJ21, GB2 tx:
tinnitis, deaf, itch, d/c
UB7
bene and reg nose/cl head
UB10
WINDOW TO SKY pt
PACIFY INT WIND, reg Qi
UB13
Fei/Lu
UB14
Jueyin/GB
UB15
Xin/heart
UB16
Du
UB17
Ge/diaphragm
UB18
Gan/Liver
UB19
Dan/GB
UB20
Pi/Sp
UB21
Wei/St
UB22
SJ
UB23
Shen/Kidney
UB24
Qihai/sea of qi
lbp
UB25
Dachang/LI
UB27
Xiaochang/SI
UB28
Pangguang/UB
UB32
sciatica, difficult defecation
UB40
ctrl pt: lbp
pts to drain heat in extremities:
UB40, LU2, LI15, DU2
UB43
Lu def taxation
tonify and nourish Lu, Ht, Kid, Sp/St
UB60
occiput h/a
pn and contraction along channel
spine pn
UB62
pacify int wind, expel ext wind
tx one sided and generalized wind
exp C and D
UB67
turns fetus, facilitates labour
K2
cl def H: strep thrush, night sweat, cough
K3
nourish kid yin, tonify kid yang
tx yin def effected by kid and kid ch: throat, brain, teeth, ears, intestines
K6
nourish kid yin, cl def H
kid Qi and yin
K7
strengthen kid fxn of dom BF, urination and ctrl sweat
K10
cl D/h from genitourinary system-std, uti
P3
Cl H from Qi, nutrative and blood levels
P4
acute stasis in blood and heat in blood
P5
transform phlegm, calm spirit
P6
stagn liver qi in up and mid jiao
nausea/vomit

cmd pt for heart, ch, epigastrum
P7
emotional d/o when h raises to disturb spirit
SJ3
Cl H, bene ears
SJ5
TX XS H/A
dispel ext pathogenic factors
SJ10
transform phlegm, phlegm patterns in throat and emotions
SJ 10.5
shoulder pn
GB8
alcohol intoxication-H/A, vomit
GB20
int wind due to liv blood def
GB21
strong descending action
transforms and lowers phlegm
GB26
reg Dai Mai (girdle)
ctrl leukorrhea, menstruation
GB30
hip jt and leg
liv blood def -tight IT band
promot circulation of Qi and blood
GB34
Influential pt: sinews/tendons
liv blood def
herpes-D/H in ch
GB41
spread liv Qi
5 fxns of liver
store blood
spread qi
dom sinews
open eyes
manifest in nails
LV2
cl liver fire, descend liver yang-head/emotions/low jiao
LV3
XS and def patterns of zang and ch
subdue liv yang, pacify wind
LV5
cl Lv Qi stagn and d/h in low jiao
menstral d/o due to qi/blood stagn
Lv8
drain damp
swelling knee
LV13
harmonize Lv/Sp
Ren4
yin/blood nourishing
fortify original qi/essence
nourish/tonify kid
profound def of zangfu
Ren6
generates qi/yang
activates preheaven qi in kid
tx qi def/exhaustion
Ren12
food stagn, cough/vomit-food not descend
earth xs or d/o
Ren 14
CHF, palp/anxiety
reg Ht, descend Lu Qi, unbind chest
Ren 15
Luo
calm spirit-phlegm obscuring heart
Ren17
PC def, Wind in PC, Grasp Lu Qi
Ren22
cough wheezing
descends reb qi
DU4
cl H, tonify kid, benefit lsp
Du10
H in skin d/o
INFLUENTIAL PT FOR HEAT
Du14
d/o of sweat
expel W and firm exterior
cl yang H
tonify qi and yang
Du16
Ext W injures head and superficial, int W stirs up and harasses top of body
Grounding point-int W, calm spirit, elim W
Du20
pacify wind, subdue yang
raise yang, tx prolapse
nourish sea of marrow
Fxn of merdians
transport qi and blood
protect body
respond to disharmony
transmit qi to dz'd areas
Divergent
separate from primary at limb enter related organ then rejoin primary

strengthen yin/yang relationship

supply qi and blood to areas not reached by primary
Luo
strengthen and facilitate connection between int/ext(ch), yin/yang(pt) paired channels and organs
Sinew
superficial, do not connect to organs, broadly follow primary

reflect disturbances in related primaries or can be injured themselves
Window to Sky
disharmonies between head and body, qi and blood rebel upwards
Xi Cleft
where qi and blood gather and plunge deeply

Acute onsets
Yuan/Source
where original qi surfaces and lingers
tonifies specific organd source qi