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etiology of leukorrhea - 3

1) irregular diet, excessive physical work, overwork
2) emotional strain
3) invasion of external dampness

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organs involved

SP, LV, KD, Du, Dai Mai

KD produces, stores, secretes; SP xforms and distributes; Ren governs, Dai controls

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Consistency - 5

profuse = KD xu
dilute, watery = Cold or Xu
thick, sticky = heat or dampness
white, sticky = SP xu
white = cold
yellow/red/green = heat

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leukorrhea pathology

A slack dai mai allows qi to sink, dampness infuses downward, KD xu allows Dai to become slack, dampness results from SP xu

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General Points for Leukorrhea

GB 41 R, TW 5 L, GB 26, GB 27, GB 28

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Xu Patterns

SP, KD yin, KD yang

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XS patterns

Damp Heat, toxic heat, LV qi stagnation

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SP Xu definition

excessive vaginal discharge that is white or slightly yellow, sticky, w/o smell, persistent dull complexion, tiredness, depression, cold limbs, loose stools T: Pale, sticky white coating P: Weak, slightly slippery

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SP xu points

CV 12, ST 36, SP 3, SP 6,, SP 9, BL 22, GV 20, CV 6, CV 3, BL 32, BL 20

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KD yin xu definition

white, vaginal discharge, dilute and without odor, dizziness, tinnitus, 5 palm heat, feeling of heat in the evening T: Red, no coat, P: Floating, Empty

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KD yin Xu points

CV 4, KD 13, LU 7 R, KD 6 L, SP 6, KD 3, GV 20

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Damp Heat definition

Profuse yellow or brown discharge, sticky, with an odor; loose stools
T: Sticky yellow coat on root with red spots
P: Slippery

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Damp Heat points

GB 41 R, TW 5 L, CV3, CV2, GB 26, SP 9, SP 6, BL 33, BL 22, BL 53, BL 30

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Toxic Heat definition

Profuse yellow, blood stained or five color discharge that is sticky in consistency, odor, feeling of heat, thirst, dark urine
T: Red with sticky yellow or brown coat with red spots
P: Slippery and Rapid

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Toxic Heat points

LI 11, SP 9, SP 6, CV 3, CV 2, SP 10, KD 2, LIV 3,

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LV Qi Stagnation definition

Profuse white or yellow, sticky vaginal discharge without odor, hypochondrial pain, irritability, depression
T: slightly Red
P: Wiry

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Lv Qi stagnation points

TW 6 GB 34, LIV 3, LIV 5, SP 6, ST 36, SP 9, BL 20, BL 18, GB 26, GB 41 R, TW 5 L,