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Lung is located where in the body?

Chest

1

Lung connects with what part of the body?

Throat

2

Lung opens to what part of the body?

Nose

3

Lung connects with what zang fu organ?

Large intestine

4

Governs ________ and controls ________

QI ; Breathing

5

"Faces the 100 ________ or _______"

Channels ; vessels

6

Governs regulation of ________

Waterways

7

Conveys essence to _______ and ________ __________.

Skin ; body hair

8

Governs the defensive __________ of the body

Exterior

9

Takes in ________ ________ and expels __________ __________

Clear QI ; turbid QI

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Lung governs QI in what ways?

(1) Respiratory function
(2) Role in production of Zong QI
(3) Takes in clear QI and expels turbid QI
(4) Diffusion
(5) Depurative Downbearing

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Lung governs QI - diffusion

-upward movement of LU QI nourishes skin
-controls sweating
-keeps nose free

12

Lung governs QI - depurative downbearing

Downward movement of LU QI to help prevent swelling or severe panting

13

What are the 4 physiology and pathology of the lung

-governs QI
-regulates waterways
-governs skin and body hair
-opens at nose

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When LU regulates waterways, what 5 organs have the some function in regulating water metabolism

LU, SP, KD, Intestines, bladder