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yin source points do what?
tonify yin organs
yang source points do what?
expel all 6 pathogenic factors
the 6 pathogenic evils are?
wind
damp
dryness
cold
heat
summer heat
5 main functions of the luo points
-connect yin/yang paired channels
-reinforce the action of the source points
-regulate Qi between left and right side of channels
-regulate flow of Qi between organs
-midday-midnight law
xi-cleft treat what?
acute problems
painful problems
acute-painful problems
front mu points are also known as
alarm points
front mu points treat
acute problems related to each organ
back shu points treat
chronic problems related to the organ
inner back shu treat
the organ
outer back shu treat
the emotional aspect
inferior he sea points treat
they tonify yang organs and treat rebellious Qi
he sea mainly treat
rebellious Qi of the yangming meridians
foot yangming
stomach
hand yangming
large intestine
where a channel is most superficial
ting well points
what type of movement do ting well points have?
outward movement
main symptoms ting well points treat
fainting
loss of consciousness
heatstroke
convulsions
ting well points are used
to treat acute problems when immediate change is necessary
ying spring main function
clear true and false heat
what gathers at shu stream points
the wei Qi (defensive Qi)
shu stream points treat
dampness/heaviness
joint pain
intermittent disease
jing river points treat
cough
asthma
upper respiratory
fever and chills
he sea points have what type of movement?
inward movement
lung channel begins
middle jiao
stomach channel begins
large intestine 20
bladder begins
bladder 1 inner canthus
kidney begins
beneath the little toe
influential point for the zang organs
liv 13
influential point for blood
bladder 17
influential point for sinews
GB 34
influential point for marrow
GB 39
influential point for bones
UB 11
influential point for vessels
Lu 9
abdomen command point
St 36
head and neck command point
Lu 7
back command point
UB 40
face and mouth command point
Li 4
UB 10 is the window to the sky point for?
Pc 1
Li18 is the window to the sky point for?
Si 16
Lu 3 is the window to the sky point for?
Si 17
#1 point to stop bleeding
Sp 1
#1 point for any blood problem
Sp 10
2 points related to the 4 gates
Li 4 and Liv 3
main points for itching
SJ 6 & GB 31
#1 point for nausea
Pc 6
sanyinjiao is
Sp 6 3 leg yin crossing
best point for lower tooth pain
Li 4 or 20
best for upper tooth pain
St 5 or 6
which point clears all 6 pathogens
SJ 5
what does SJ 5 treat best
shaoyang syndrome- Qi 1/2 in and 1/2 out
Sp 9 treats what best
edema- dampness
main points to tonify yin
Sp 6 or Kd 6
best point to tonify yang
Kd 7
Kd 3 is known for
tonifying yin, yang, essence and Qi
which point should never be needled?
St 17
best points to increase lactation
GB21, Pc1, Si1, Si11
best point to stop lactation
GB 41
bleeding does what
clears heat and moves blood- stops pain
St 25 treats
constipation and diarrhea
Lu 1
zhongfu
Lu 5
chize
Lu 7
lieque
Lu 9
taiyuan
Li 4
hegu
Li 11
quchi
LI 20
yingxiang
St 36
zusanli
St 40
fenglong
Sp 3
taibai
Sp 4
gongsun
Sp 6
sanyinjiao
Sp 9
yinlingquan
Sp10
xuehai
Ht 7
shenmen
Si 3
houxi
Bl 40
weizong
Bl 60
kunlun
Kd 3
taixi
Pc 6
neiguan
Sj 5
weiguan
GB 34
yanglingquan
Gb 41
zulinqi
where does Qi enter body
he sea points
hand taiyin
lung
foot taiyin
spleen
hand shaoyin
heart
hand taiyang
small intestine
foot taiyang
bladder
foot shaoyin
kidney
Pc7
daling
nourish kidney yin
Kd 6
main point for asthma
Kd 27
front mu of lung
Lu 1
front mu of Li
St 25
front mu of Sp
liv 13
front mu kd
Gb 25
front mu of GB
GB 24