Warts Flashcards Preview

External medicine > Warts > Flashcards

Flashcards in Warts Deck (17):
1

which virus is the cause

HPV

2

3 kinds

1) common
2) flat
3) plantar

3

TCM cause

LIV blood xu fail to nourish skin

4

patterns

1) invasion W-H (slightly red, itchy)
2) LIV Qi stg (emotional change)
3) D-H (in LIV/LU)

5

BP

LI-4/11, ST-44, LIV-3, SJ-3/5

6

POT

disperse wind, clear heat, move Qi/blood

use yang meridians

7

invasion W-H points

LI-4/11, ST-36, GB-20, SP-10, ashi

8

LIV Qi stg points

LIV-2, GB-43, SJ-3, SP-10, ashi

9

D-H points

SP-9, RN-12, ashi

10

many warts

Tx LU (gov.s skin)= root problem
UB-12/13, SP-10

11

itchy

calm mind
HT-7, PC-6

12

face warts

ST-2, SI-18

13

upper limb

LI-10

14

low limb

SP-6

15

technique

** always TX mother wart (first and largest)
1) surrounding needle (3-5 needles), 1 in center, squeeze out blood
2) fire needle= will turn wart grey-white, avoid water after tx
3) moxa/incense= squeeze digit to cut circ.= less pain, direct moxa until top skin burns and turns brown
*warn patient for pain

16

how long does it take for warts to go away?

1-2 weeks
tx every 3-4 days

17

chinese name

Qian Ri Chuang