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What are the symptoms of Qi deficiency

Listlessness, lassitude, shortness of breath, unwillingness of speak, all of them aggravated by movement, pale tounge and weak pulse etc

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Qi deficiency

The functions of visceral and bowels decline

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Collapse of Qi

Qi is so deficient that it falls instead of raising

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What is the Etiopathology of the collapse of Qi

Development of Qi deficiency, over strain which leads to the impairment of the visceral Qi

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What are they symptoms of the collapse of Qi

Same as Qi deficiency plus prolapse of viscera, prolonged diarrhea and dysentery bowels
Multiple miscarriages may indicate
Easily bruised

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Revered flow of Qi. What is the etiopathology

Lung Qi, phlegm;
Stomach Qi, phlegm, food stagnation;
Liver-Qi, depression and anger

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What are they symptoms of reversed flow of Qi

Lung Qi: cough and dyspnea
Stomach Qi: hiccup, education, nausea and vomiting
Liver Qi: dizziness and painful distention in the head or syncope, hematemesis

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What is happening when Qi is stagnant

The movement of Qi is obstructed

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What is the etiopathology of stagnation of Qi

Emotion, food, phlegm, blood stasis, and any accumulation of pathological substance in the body
Liver Qi stasis most common

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What are the symptoms of stagnation of Qi

Oppression and distending, un-localized and fluctuation pain which will subside after farting and beltching
Hypochondrium distention, breast distention

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What is the etiopathology of blood deficiency

Chronic and acute bleeding, hypo function of spleen and stomach, blood stasis, overwork, pensiveness

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What are the symptoms of blood deficiency

Pale dim or sallow complexion; pale lips, tongue and fingernails; dizziness and blurred vision, palpitation, insomnia, numbness of limbs
P: thin / thready
T: pale and dry

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What is the etiopathology of Heart disturbed by phlegm fire

Long emotional disorder causing liver Qi, which can change into fire burning body fluid becoming phlegm

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Symptoms of Heart disturbed by phlegm fire

Insomnia, delirium, schizophrenia, hysteria, etc. Red tongue with yellow and greasy fur, rapid and slippery pulse

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Etiopathology of insufficiency of Lung Qi

Prolonged cough and dyspnea, poor nutrition

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Symptoms of insufficient Lung Qi

Feeble cough and dyspnea, easily catches cold, Qi deficiency symptoms, tongue and pulse

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Etiopathology of deficiency of lung yin

Chronic cough or febrile diseases

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Symptoms of deficiency of lung yin

Dry cough, blood-stained sputum, yin def. symptoms, tongue and pulse

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Symptoms of wind cold pathogens tightening lung

Cough, white and thing sputum, profuse water nasal discharge, slight aversion to cold, mild fever, without sweating, headache and body-ache, thin white coating, superficial and tense pulse

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Symptoms of invasion of lung by wind heat

Cough, yellow and thick sputum, sore throat, dry mouth and turbid nasal discharge, fever, red tongue tip, thin yellow fur, superficial and rapid pulse.

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Ectiopathology of retention of pathogenic heat in lung

Eco-pathogenic facets invade the lung for a long time

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Symptoms of retention of pathogenic heat in lung

Cough dyspnea, yellow and thick sputum, red tongue, yellow fur, rapid pulse

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Etiopathology of accumulation of phlegm-damp in lung

Prolonged cough or spleen disorder

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Symptoms of accumulation of phlegm-dampness in lung

Lasting cough with profuse thin sputum, pale tongue with white greasy fur, slippery pulse

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What is the etiopathology of Qi deficiency

Persisting or serious diseases, overworking, aging, etc

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Lung Qi deficiency
Symptoms

Spontaneous sweating - pores are open
Cough weak
Complexion - pale white

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SP Qi Def.
Symptoms

Diarrhoea, loss of appetite, dull abdominal pain

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How does one become Qi deficient?

Persisting disease, overwork, aging

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Heart Qi deficient
Symptoms

Palpitations, dizziness
As well as other signs and symptoms of Qi def.

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Kidney Qi def
Symptoms

Low back pain - a constant ache and weakness
Pain in knees
Frequent urination

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Why does one get the collapse of Qi?

It is a progression of Qi def.
What does the person do all day? Heavy lifting and carrying can indicate collapse of Qi

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What signs and symptoms indicate Liver blood def.

Dryness in lips, nails, hair, and skin. Eyes: blurred vision, floaters, dry eyes

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What are the causes of blood stasis

Qi stasis; Qi def.; cold blockage; Heat blockage

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Define blood stasis

I smooth circulation of Qi, blood retention somewhere in the body, seen with bruising

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Signs and symptoms of blood stasis

Fixed stabbing localized pain, worse at night (time of yin), darkness/ purple on nails skin or face; sin dry and rough (blood not getting there);
T: purple, stasis spots, dark and flat
P: rough and choppy

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Heat in the blood
What is the cause?

Pathogenic heat / fire
XS heat
Exterior heat
7 emotions turning to fire
Diet: alchohol, drugs, spicy hot foods, smoking and coffee
Very dangerous

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What are signs and symptoms of Blood Heat?

Arrack less bleeding where it shouldn't: anus, nose, vomiting
Hyperactive fnx. Irritable and restless, thirsty for cold drinks; mensies: deep red -> purple, heavy bleeding, deep color, heavy period
T: red -> Crimson
P: Fast and can be slippery, flooding / surging