Study your flashcards anywhere!

Download the official Cram app for free >

  • Shuffle
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Alphabetize
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Front First
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Both Sides
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Read
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
Reading...
Front

How to study your flashcards.

Right/Left arrow keys: Navigate between flashcards.right arrow keyleft arrow key

Up/Down arrow keys: Flip the card between the front and back.down keyup key

H key: Show hint (3rd side).h key

A key: Read text to speech.a key

image

Play button

image

Play button

image

Progress

1/40

Click to flip

40 Cards in this Set

  • Front
  • Back
Sishencong
"Four Intelligent Points"

Headache
vertigo
insomnia
poor memory
epilepsy
Tai Yang
"Great Yang"

temporal HA
eye disease
deviation of eyes and mouth
Yin Tang
Great Seal/Impression

HA
frontal HA
head heaviness
insomnia
infantile convulsions
epistaxis
rhinorrhea

Midway btwn medial ends of the two eyebrows
Yu Yao
Fish Waist

pain in supra orbital region
cloudiness of cornea
redness
swelling and pain of eyes

midpt of eyebrow, dir above pupil
Quihou
Behind Ball

eye disease

@ jxn of lat 1/4 and medial 3/4 of infraorbital margin

Push eyeball up, puncture perp 0.5-1.2 in along orbital margin slowly - no stimulation!
Erjian
Tip of Ear

redness, swelling and pain of eyes
febrile disease (fever, excess heat)
nebula (clouded spot on cornea causing defective vision)
Qianzheng
Pull Aright

deviation of eyes and mouth
ulceration on tongue and mouth

.5-1.0 cun ant to auricular lobe

Puncture obl 0.5 - 1 cun
Bitong
Nose Passage

rhinitis
nasal boils
nasal obstruction

At the highest point of the nasolabial groove.

Puncture subq upward 0.3-0.5 inch.
Jiachengjiang
Adj to "Container of Fluids" R 24

facial pain
deviation of eyes and mouth
spasm of facial muscle

1 cun lateral to R 24

Puncture obl 0.5-1.0 inch
Jinjin, Yuye
Golden Liquid, Jade Fluid

swelling of tongue
vomiting
aphasia with stiffness of tongue

jinjin left yu, ye? right. (not patient's r/l! yours.)
Shanglianquan
Upper Spring of Integrity

alalia (loss of speech)
salivation w/ stiff tongue
sore throat
difficulty swallowing
loss of voice

1 cun below mdpt of lower jaw, in depression btwn hyoid and lower border of jaw

Needle obl 0.8-1.2 in toward tongue root
Yiming
Shielding Brightness

eye disease
tinnitus
insomnia

1 cun post to SJ 17 - Yifeng
Anmian
Peaceful Sleep

insomnia
vertigo
HA
palpitation
mental disorders

Mdpt btwn SJ 17 & GB 20

Puncture perp 0.5-0.8 inch
Dingchuan
Calm Dyspnea

Asthma
cough
neck rigidity
pain in shoulder and back
rubella

.5 cun lat to DU 14
Bailao
Hundred Taxations

scrofula
cough
asthma
whooping cough
neck rigidity

2 cun superior to DU 14, 1 cun lateral to midline
Huatuojiaji
Hua Tou's Paravertebral Points

T1-T3: Upper limbs
T1-T8: Chest region
T6-L5: Abdominal region
L1-L5: Lower limbs

.5 to 1 cun lateral to depressions below SPs
Weiguanxiashu
ST controller lower shu

diabetes
vomiting
abd. pain
pain in chest and hypochondriac region

1.5 cun lateral to lower border of SP of T8
Shiqizhuixia
Below 17th Vertebra (L5)

lumbar pain
thigh pain
paralysis of lower extremities
dysmenorrhea
irregular menstruation

Below SP of L5, on midline
Yaoqi
epilepsy
HA
insomnia
constipation

2 cun directly above tip of coccyx

Puncture subQ upward 1.0-2.0 inches. Moxa
Pigen
Root of Glomus

enlargement of LV(hepatomegaly)
enlargement of SP(splenomegaly)
lumbar pain

3.5 cun lat to low border of SP of L1
Jianqian/Jianneiling
Front of Shoulder

pain in shoulder and arm
paralysis of upper extremities

Midway btwn end of ant axillary fold and LI 15

Puncture perp 0.5 - 1.0 inch
Zhoujian
Elbow tip

scrofula

On tip of ulnar olecranon when elbow is flexed

Moxa 7-14 cones
Bizhong
paralysis, spasm and contracture of upper extremities
pain of forearm

On lateral aspect of forearm, midway btwn transverse wrist crease and elbow crease, btwn radius and ulna
Erbai
Two Whites

hemorrhoids
prolapse of rectum

On metacarpal aspect of forearm, 4 cun above transverse wrist crease, on both sides of the tendon of m. flexor carpi radialis, two points on one hand.
Zhongquan
spitting of blood
stuffy chest
gastric pain

On the dorsal crease of the wrist, in the depression on radial side of tendon of common extensor muscle of fingers btwn LI 5 and SJ 4.
Yaotongxue
Lumbar Pain Point

acute lumbar spasm

On dorsum of hand, midway btwn trans wrist crease and metacarpophalangeal joint, btwn 2nd & 3rd MC bones, and btwn 4th & 5th MC bones, four pts in all.
Luozhen
Stiff Neck

sore neck
pain in shoulder and arm

On dorsum of the hand, btwn 2nd and 3rd MC bones, about 0.5 cun post to metacarpophalangeal joint.
Zhongkui
nausea
vomiting
hiccups

On the mdpt of PIP joint of the middle finger at dorsum aspect
Baxie
Eight Pathogens

excessive heat
finger numbness
spasm and contracture of fingers
redness and swelling of dorsum of hand

On dorsum of hand, @ jxn of white & red skin of hand webs, 8 in all, making a loose fist to locate pts.
Shixuan
Ten Diffusions

apoplexy
coma
epilepsy
infantile convulsion
high fever
acute tonsilitis
numbness of finger tips

On the tips of the ten fingers, about 0.1 cun distal to the nails.
Sifeng
Four Seams

malnutrition & indigestion syndrome in children
whooping cough

On the palmar surface, in mdpt of trans creases of PIP joints of index, middle, ring and little fingers.
Baichongwo
Hundred Insect Burrow

rubella
eczema
GI parasitic diseases

1 cun above SP 10
Xiyan
knee pain
weakness of lower extremities

A pair of points in the two depressions, med and lat to patellar ligament, locate w/ knee flexed.
Lanweixue
Appendix Point

acute & chronic appendicitis
indigestion
paralysis of lower extremities

Tender spot about 2 cun below ST 36.
Heding
Crane's Summit

knee pain
weakness of foot and leg
paralysis

In depression of mdpt of superior patellar border.
Dannangxue
Gallbladder Point

acute & chronic chole-cystitis
cholelithiasis
bilary ascariasis
muscular atrophy
numbness of lower extremities

Tender spot 1-2 cun below GB 34
Bafeng
Eight Winds

beriberi
toe pain
redness and swelling of dorsum of foot

On dorsum of foot, in depressions on webs btwn toes, prox to the margins of webs, at jxn of red & white skin, 8 pts in all.
Zigongxue
Palace of the child

prolapse of uterus
irregular menstruation

3 cun lateral to R 3.
Yaoyan
lumbar pain
freq urination
irregular menstruation

3.5 - 4 cun lateral to lower border of SP of 4th lumbar vertebra. Point is in depression appearing in prone position.
Huanzhong
lumbar pain
thigh pain

Mdwy btwn GB 30 and DU 2