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Normal direction of Stomach QI?
Downward
Liver bld heat symptoms?
skin disease with itching, heat & redness
Body fluids are part of Yin?
True
& always cause a dconditions of dryness
Chronic deficienty of Bld can cause dryness & deficiency of fluids?
True
Deficiency of fluids affects which organs?
Lungs
Stomach
Kidneys
Large Intestine
Symptoms of fluids in Lung?
Dry skin
Dry cough
Symptoms of stomach deficiency?
Caused by def of St-QI & St-Yin
Dry tongue w/horizontal cracks
dry mouth w/o desire to drink or drink in small sips
Uterus blood heat symptoms?
Excessive bld loss during periods
Symptoms of Kidney fluid deficiency?
Def of Kid-yin causes dryness & def of body fluids
Symptoms: scanty urination, dry mouth at night and dry throat
Symptoms of def of fluids in stomach?
Dry stools
Oedema arises from?
Deficienty of Sp, Lungs or Kidneys (or all three)
Lung-Qi deficiency causes oedema where?
In the top part of the body...face & hands
Oedema from Sp-Qi deficiencys manifests where?
middle part of body...abdomen (ascites)
Odema from Kidney-Yang def affest what part of the body?
Legs & ankles
Symptoms of Lung bld stasis?
Feeling of oppression of the chest
Coughing of dark blood
Tongue purple in fron part of sides in centre section
Purple & distended veins under the tongue
Symptoms of Bld stasis in Stomach?
Epigastric pain
Vomiting dark blood
Dark bld in stools
Tongue Purple in centre
Symptoms of Bld stasis in Intestines?
Severe adbominal pain
Dark blood in stools
Symptoms of Bld stasis in uterus
Dysmenorrhea
pre-menstrual pain
menstrual bld dark w/clots
amenorrhea
abdominal masses
Purple tongue
Bld stasis is derived from?
Stagnation of QI - most common..cause QI moves bld
Deficiency of QI..becomes to weak to move bld
Heat in Blood...coagulates & stagnates
Blood Deficiency..causes QI def..can't move bld
Interior cold...slows circulation of bld
Symptoms of Heat in the blood
Feeling of heat
Skin w/ red eruption
Dry mouth
Bleeding
Red tongue
Rapid pulse
Heart blood heat symptoms?
Anxiety
mental illness
manic depression
mouth ulcer
Blood loss symptoms?
Epistaxis
haematemesis
haemoptysis
malaena
menorrhagia
metrorrhagia
haematuria
Causes of Blood loss?
Qi deficient..unable to hold bld (def)
Bld-heat pushes bld out of vessels (EXCESS)
Bld stasis
Yin deficient
Body Fluid patterns are?
Deficiency
Oedema
Phlegm
Clinical manifestations of body fluids?
Dry skin
Mouth
Nose
Cough
Lips
Dry tongue
Symptoms of rebellious ST QI?
Belching, hiccup, nausea, vomiting
Normal spleen QI direction?
Upward
Symptoms of SP QI pathology?
Diarrhoea, prolapse
Normal liver QI flow?
Upward
Liver pathogy flow?
Excessive upwards creating headache, dizziness, irritability
Symptoms of Liver pathlogy horizontally?
To stomach=nausea, belching, vomiting
To spleen=Diarrhoea
To Intestines =Dry stools
Symptoms of Liver QI downwards?
Burning urination
Lung QI normal flow?
Downwards
Lung QI pathology?
Upwards creating cough, asthma
Kidney QI normal flow?
Upwards
Kidney pathology?
Downwards causthing asthma
Heart QI normal flow?
Downwards
Heart QI pathology?
Upwards causing mental restlessness, insomnia
QI deficiency
Breathlessness,
weak voice,
spontaneous sweating
Loose stools
Tiredness
QI Sinking description?
Feeling of bearing down
Tiredness
Listlessness
Mental e=depression
Organ prolapse
Qi deficienty manifestations
QI Stagnation description?
Feeling of distention
Pain that moves place to place
Abdominal appear/disappear
Mental depression
Irritability
Gloomy feeling
Mood swing
Frequent sighing
Rebellious QI description?
Two types::
Excess
Deficient - Sp QI sinking only
Types of Blood Patterns
Deficiency
Stasis
Heat
Loss
Describe clinical manifestions of Blood deficiency
Sallow complexion
pale lips
dizziness
poor memory
numbness
blurred vision
insomnia
Pale & slightly dry tongue
Choppy or find pulse
Blood deficiency on Tongue?
Pale, slightly dry
Bld deficiency on pulse?
Choppy or fine
Bld deficieny arrises from Ap QI deficiency....why?
SP-QI initiates the 1st steps in production of QI & Blood
Clinical manifestion of Blood Stasis?
Dark complexion
purple lips
Boring pain..fixed & stabbing
Abdominal mass that doesn't move
purple nails
bleeding w/dark blood & dark clot
Tongue manifestion w/Bld stasis?
Purple
Bld stasis on pulse?
Choppy, wiry, or firm
Blood stasis affects which organs?
Liver
Heart
Lungs
Stomach
Intestines
Uterus
Symptoms of Liver stasis?
Purple nails,
dark face,
painful periods w/ dark bld & clots
Purple tongue on sides
Wiry/firm pulse
Symptoms of Heart bld stasis?
Purple lips
Stabbing or pricking pain in the chest
Mental restlessness
Purple tongue on the sides toward front
Purple & distended beins under tongue
Choppy or knotted pulse