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What organs are considered postnatal qi?

SP/LU

1

(T/F) SP/LU nourishes the HT

True

2

What does the heart do for blood?

-It governs blood
-holds "Shen" spirit/mind which resides in the blood

3

What does the kidney do for blood?

-It is the prenatal essence (yin)
-it adds luster (enlivens) the blood

4

What does the liver do for blood?

It regulates/stores blood.
-daytime - muscles; activity
-nighttime - stores (rest and resore)

5

What does the spleen qi do for blood?

It manages blood

6

______ is the commander of _______

Qi
Blood

7

_______ is the mother of ________

Blood
Qi

8

What disturbs Shen

blood deficiency

9

What is one function of Blood

Moistens tissues-if blood isnt rich there is restless mind and dryness

10

Wind can get in the vessels when....

blood is deficient

11

What can characterize Wei Syndrome

weak muscles, dry hair, dry lips, dry skin

12

What are the two types of fluids?

Jin=watery fluids (tears) under control of lungs
Yi=more turbid and dense fluids that circulate inside of body and move relatively slowly like phlegm. Moistens joints and muscles

13

Any Edema is seen as a weakness of....

spleen