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1

SI sinew and primary channels enter which sensory organ?

Ear

2

Best channel point on the limbs to treat SI?

Lower He-Sea: ST 39

3

How does SI 1 treat insufficient lactation?

Use with Ren 17
Metal point; treats dryness (?)

4

What are three point categories for Hou Xi/Back Stream (SI 3)?

Wood
Shu-Stream
Du Mai Confluent Point

5

How do SI 3 and 4 treat tinnitus?

Clears sensory organ heat

6

Why does SI 5 calm Shen and treat mania?

It is the Jing-River, Fire point
Clears Heart Fire

7

What are two special symptoms that SI 6 treats?

It is the Xi-Cleft point
Shoulder pain - broken or dislocated
Eyes - dim, blurry, weak, or painful

8

What is one thing that all Luo points and channels treat (as show by SI 7)?

"Knotting of all 7 emotions" leading to mania-depression, fear-fright, or sadness-anxiety

9

What are SI 9 and 10 useful for, as in Tung acupuncture?

Detoxification from Fire toxins
(drug poisoning, spider bites, *radiation*)

10

What is the translated name and meaning of SI 11, Tian Zhong?

Heavenly Gathering - ancestral connection

11

What organ is SI correlated with in Face diagnosis?

Kidney

12

Does SI 19, as the highest point, treat depression or mania?

Mania

13

Phase, Category: SI 1

Jing-Well
Metal

14

Phase, Category: SI 2

Ying-Spring
Water

15

Phase, Categories: SI 3

Shu-Stream
Wood
Du Master-Confluent

16

Phase, Category: SI 5

Jing-River
Water

17

Phase, Category: SI 6

Xi-Cleft

18

Phase, Category: SI 7

Luo-Connecting

19

Phase, Category: SI 8

He-Sea
Earth

20

Phase, Category: SI 16, 17

Sky Windows

21

Name: SI 3

Hou Xi - "Back Stream"

22

Name: SI 6

Yang Lao - "Support Aged"

23

Name: SI 8

Xiao Hai - "Lesser Sea"

24

Name: SI 11

Tian Zhong - "Heavenly Gathering"

25

Name: SI 16, 17

16: Tian Chuang - "Heavenly Window"
17: Tian Rong - "Heavenly Appearance"

26

Extra Point: Intestine Gate

Chang Men

27

Extra Point: Liver Gate

Gan Men
*L side only*
*tx hepatitis*

28

Extra Point: Heart Gate

Xin Men
*unilateral only*