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1

Element associated with each element - Yin

Wood/Jing well, Fire/Ying Spring, Earth/Shu Stream, Metal/Jing River & Water/He Sea

2

The Ying Spring point on the ST meridian is assoc with which element

Water

2

The He Sea point on the LU meridian is associated with which element

Water

2

The Ying Spring point on the ST meridian is assoc with which element

Water

3

The Jing River point on the LI meridian is assoc with which element

Fire

3

Useful for Mania, Stuffiness in the chest, fullness under the heart

Jing Well

3

Useful for Fever & body heat

Ying Spring

3

Useful for arthritis, heaviness in joints, joint pain

Shu Stream

3

Useful for asthma, drynes, sudden loss of voice

Jing River

3

Useful for Stomach, intestines, counterflow

He sea

3

What are the extra Luo connecting points

Ren, Du, Great Luo/SP 21

3

How many Luo Connecting points

15

3

How many Xi Cleft points

16

3

Where are the xtra Xi Cleft points

Yin qiao, yang qiao, yin wei, yang wei

3

How many Yuan source points are there

12

3

Which other points sharre the same location as the Yin Yuan Source points

Shu Stream

3

Access Source Qi

Yuan Source

3

Used for Acute pain & bleeding

Xi Cleft

3

Connect Yin & Yang

Luo Connecting Points

3

How many Front Mu & Bask Shu points are there

12

3

Front Mu & Back Shu points are all directly assoc with

an internal organ

3

All back shu points are located on...

UB meridian

3

Associated with specific areas of the body

Command points

3

Confluent points are also known as

8 extraordinary vessels

3

Specific tissue or substance (qi, blood, marrow, bone, etc)

Influential points

3

Lower He Sea points

6 Yang organs

3

How many command points

4

3

how many influential points

8

3

how many lower he sea points

6

3

how many confluent points

8

3

how many yuan source points

12

3

how many total transporting points

60

3

located on bladder meridian on the back, used in correspondance with the internal organ

Back Shu

3

Fu organs, stomach intestines, rebellious qi, diarrhea

Luo points

3

Located on torso over the associated internal organ, often used for diagnosis

Mu points

3

Source qi is retained, used to treat diseases of the Zang-Fu

Source points

3

Distance from sternal notch to the acromium

8 cun

3

Distance from axillary fold to cubital crease

9 cun

3

Distance from cubital crease to transverse wrist crease

12 cun

3

Distance from medial border of the scapula to the posterior midline

3 cun

3

distance from anterior hairline to the posterior hairline

12 cun

3

total length of the body

75 cun

4

Element associated with each element - Yang

Jing Well/Metal, Ying Spring/Water, Shu Stream/Wood, Jing River/Fire, He Sea/Earth

16

Where are Yuan source points located

Yin/3rd from extremity, Yang/4th from extremity proximal to Shu Stream except GB

17

T/F - The only time that Luo connecting point shares with an exit point is LU 7?

True

18

Where does LU 7 go to on the hand?

Thenar emminence of thumb

19

T/F - The only time that Luo connecting point shares with an exit point is LU 7?

True

20

Where does LU 7 go to on the hand?

Thenar emminence of thumb