Flashcards in Channels/Points Study Guide Deck (22):
Paired term to the Chinese word for channel networks
Two meanings of word Mai
Blood vessel or Qi vessel
Relative depths of: Primary, Luo, Divergent, Extraordinary, Sinew
Sinew, Luo, Primary, Divergent, Extraordinary
Associated tissue: Lung
Skin, body hair
Associated tissue: Spleen
Associated tissue: Liver
Associated tissue: Heart
Blood and qi (vessels)
Associated tissue: Kidney
Where do Sinew channels begin?
Jing-Well points on the nail bed
Two issues Luo channels/points treat?
Emotional and chroniz dz
Where does Wei Qi circulate?
Around Ying Qi in Primary channels
What fills the Extraordinary channels?
Where do all Extraordinary channels pass through?
He-Sea points are #1 for ____ (Yin/Yang) organs
As water point on Yin channels, what are two conditions that the He-Sea points treat?
Diarrhea, itching skin conditions
What is a Xi-Cleft point like? What two things does it address?
Waterfall; acute conditions/pain and Blood disorders
Name two conditions a Jing-River point is best suited for?
Shu-Stream/Source points are #1 for ____ (Yin/Yang) organs
Shu-Stream points treat what two conditions?
Fatigue, heavy joint pain
What two conditions does a Ying-Spring point treat?
Heat excess, sensory organ issues
What two conditions can Back-Shu points treat?