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Flashcards in Zang Organs Deck (36):
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Regulates Blood Volume in relation to rest and activity

Liver

2

Regulates Menstruation

Liver

3

Moistens eyes and sinews

Liver

4

Smooth Flow of Qi effects emotional State

LIver

5

Stagnation of this organ invades the ST preventing movement of Qi, belching, sour, regurgitation, nausea and vomitting, diarhea

Liver

6

Stagnation of this organ obstructs the flow of bile causing bitter taste, jaundice

Liver

7

Contraction and relaxation of sinews and tendons depends on moisture from

LV Blood

8

Nails are a by-product of ______ and controlled by _____

Sinews, LV Blood

9

Food Qi is transformed into Blood in the

HT

10

Controls Circulation of BLood

HT

11

What organs also circulate blood

LU, SP, LV, and HT

12

Houses the Mind

HT Blood

13

Influences the State of Blood Vessels

HT

14

The offshoot of the HT

Tongue

15

Blood and Sweat have a common origin

HT

16

Invigorates Blood, Cools blood, calm Mind

PC

17

Transforms food and drink to make Qi and Blood

SP

18

Separates usable from unusable

SP, Pure to LU, Impure to LI

19

Responsible for LIfting

SP

20

Keeps Blood in Vessels

SP

21

Makes blood from essence of Food

SP

22

Opens to Mouth and LIps

SP

23

Controls Saliva

SP

24

Controls Spittle

KD

25

Governs Qi

LU

26

Responsible for Diffusing and Descening

LU

27

LU diffuses Qi for

Wei Qi and Body sweating

28

LU descends Qi to

KD and body fluids of KD/UB

29

Regulates all physiological activities (breathing, channels and blood vessels, and Qi Mechanism

LU

30

Diffuses body fluids to the space between the skin and muscles

LU

31

Stores post-natal essence

KD

32

The material basis for KD Yin and KD Yang

Jing

33

Minister Fire

Kidney Yang

34

Grasps and receives the Qi from LU

KD

35

Nourishes the Ears

KD

36

Controls Lower Orifices

KD