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Flashcards in Eczema Deck (14):
1

definition

superficial inflammation of skin with redness, edema, vesicles, crusting, scaling, itching

2

types

atopic, contact, nummular, seborrheic, dermatitis
*all types can be acute or chronic

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etiology

1) W-H D invasion (external)
2) blood xu turning to wind (internal)

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patterns

1) D-H
2) blood xu

5

POT

1) SHI= dispell W, clear D, eliminate D
2) XU= nourish yin/blood, dispell W, moisten dryness

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which meridians do you use for SHI

H-yangming, F taiyin, DU

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which meridians do you use for XU

F yangming/taiyin

8

BP

DU-14, LI-11, ST-36, SP-6, HT-7

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D-H points

SP-9, UB-13, DU-13

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blood xu points

SP-10 (send sensation to ab), PC-4, SP-2 (yingspring pts)

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TX

daily

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ALT

1) surrounding needle
2) moxa- stick on ashi and lesion area
3) bleeding cupping- ashi, PC-3, UB-40, DU-14, UB-13 (1x/week)
4) electro- with surrounding needle around lesion
5) auricular- LU, SP, LIV, shenmen, endorcrine, subcortex, corresponding area
6) herbs

13

chinese name

Shi Zhen= damp rash

14

EDU

1) avoid spicy/seafood/D-food
2) avoid hot water, creams
3) avoid scratching
4) Reg. stress