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Chinese terms for Pc in acupuncture classics?
What patterns/relationships are associated?

Xin-Bao - "Heart Wrapper" - clinically same as Ht; possibly a mistranslation of coronary arteries
There are no patterns of disharmony in the Pc itself
Ling Shu says it is NOT a separate organ

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Which organs does the Pc channel directly penetrate?

Ht, Pc, diaphragm, and all 3 Jiao

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Pc/XB point in the ear?

between the Mouth and Stomach

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Part of the body that Pc3 harmonizes? Why?

ST and Intestines:
It is the He-Sea point -- used for irregular diet
Also used for diarrhea and counterflow

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Why does Pc4, the Xi point, stop bleeding?

Moves and COOLS the Xue (ie Xi-Xue connection)

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Top Phlegm points

ST 40, Ren 4, Pc 5

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Where does the Yin Wei channel go? Potential action?

From Kd 9 up legs, through abdomen, to chest and throat
Tx: pain in the chest, back, and middle to lower Jiao

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Will needling Pc 7 (Yuan-Source) tonify or sedate this channel? Why?

Sedate
Earth phase -- drains fire -- sedation via Sheng Cycle

9

How do Pc 8 and 9 reflect and treat Mouth and Tongue?

8: tongue is the flowering of the Heart; Spleen opens to the Mouth ---> clears heat as a Fire point

9: with Ren 23, treats tongue stiffness and aphasia; Wood point

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Name: Pc 3

Qu Ze - "Marsh at Crook"

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Name: Pc 4

Xi Men - "Xi-Cleft Gate"

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Extra Points: between Pc 4 & 5

Er Bai - tx rectal prolapse and hemorrhoids

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Name: Pc 5

Jian Shi - "Intermediate Messenger"

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Name: Pc 6

Nei Guan - "Inner Gate"

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Name: Pc 7

Da Ling - "Great Mound"

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Name: Pc 8

Lao Gong - "Labor Palace"

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Name: Pc 9

Zhong Chong - "Middle Rushing"

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Category and Phase: Pc 3

He-Sea - Water

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Category: Pc 4

Xi-Cleft

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Category and Phase: Pc 5

Jing-River - Metal

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Category: Pc 6

Luo-Connecting
Master-Confluent point of Yin Wei Mai

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Category and Phase: Pc 7

Shu-Stream - Earth

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Category and Phase: Pc 8

Ying-Spring - Fire

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Category and Phase: Pc 9

Jing-Well - Wood -- ONLY JING-WELL ON FINGERTIP

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Pc Mu

Ren 17

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Pc Shu

UB 14

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Pc Ear

Esophagus