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List 4 types of etiology for sinusitis. 1. external pathogens, 2. excessive emotions, 3. improper diet, 4. Lu, Sp, or Kd deficiency
What are 3 crucial points in diagnosing sinusitis? 1. Distinguish excess from deficiency, 2. Identify the site of disorders (Lu, Kd, Lv, GB) 3. Consider associated sx.
What are the tx principals for excess conditions of sinusitis? Disperse evil Qi, regulate Lu Qi, open nasal orifices
What are the tx principals for deficiency patterns of sinusitis? Tonify Lu, Sp, Kd; transform phlegm, open nasal orifices
Which formula is used to treat acute sinusitis caused by wind-cold invasion? Xin Yi San
What are the (9) ingredients in Xin Yi San? Xin Yi Hua, Xi Xin, Gao Ben, Sheng Ma, Chuan Xiong, Fang Feng, Qiang Huo, Bai Zhi, Zhi Gan Cao (-Mu Tong)
When treating Wind-Cold Sinusitis, what 2 herbs may be used to address severe nasal congestion? Cang Er Zi and Cong Bai
What two formulas may be used together to treat acute wind-heat sinusitis? Cang Er Zi San AND Sang Ju Yin
What are the ingredients in Cang Er Zi San? Cang Er Zi, Xin Yi Hua, Bai Zhi, Bo He
What are the ingredients in Sang Ju Yin? Sang Ye, Ju Hua, Lian Qiao, Bo He, Jie Geng, Xing Ren, Lu Gen, Gan Cao
When treating Wind-Heat sinusitis, what herb may be added for HA? Nose Bleed? HA: Man Jing Zi; Nosebleed: Mu Dan Pi, Bai Mao Gen
What is the tx principle for sinusitis due to Phlegm- Heat accumulation? clear heat, transform phlegm heat, open nasal passages
Which formula is best for treating Phlegm Heat Sinusistis? Dan Xi Bi Yuan Fang
What are the ingredients in Dan Xi Bi Yuan Fang? Dan Nan Xing, Ban Xia, Cang Zhu, Bai Zhi, Jiu Hua Qin, Shen Qu, Xin Yi Hua (plus huo xiang, bai dou kou, lian qiao, shi chang pu)
When treating Phlegm-Heat sinusitis with Lv/GB fire, add what? Long Dan Cao, Zhi Zi, Xia Ku Cao
For phlegm-heat sinusitis with profuse whiter/yellow discharge, what is the best formula? Xin Yi Wan
Name 3 patents that may be used to treat phlegm-heat sinusitis. Qiang Li Bi Yan Wan, Te Xiao Bi Min Gan Wan, Be Yen Lin
What is the tx principle when addressing Lu Qi deficiency sinusitis? Warm & supplement Lu Qi, dissipate Cold, open the nasal orifices
What is the formula for treating Lu Def. sinusitis? Wen Fei Zhi Liu Dan PLUS Huang Qi, Bai Zhu (tonify Lu, Sp Qi) and Wu Wei Zi (contain Lu Qi leakage)
What is a 2nd choice of formulas to treat Lu Qi Deficient Sinusitis? Yu Ping Feng San PLUS Cang Er Zi San
When treating Lu Qi Def. sinusitis, what ingred may be added to open nasal passages? Cang Er Zi, Xin Yi Hua, Cong Bai
When treating Lu Qi Def. sinusitis with Spleen Qi Deficiency, what ingred may be added? Shan Yao, Yi Yi Ren, Fu Ling
When treating sinusitis, what are the common ingredients for opening nasal passages? Cang Er Zi, Xin Yi Hua, E Bu Shi Cao, Shi Cang Pu
When treating sinusitis, what are the common ingredients for relieving HA? Chuan Xiong, Bai Zhi, Gao Ben, Man Jing Zi, Xi Xin
When treating sinusitis, what are the common ingredients for clearing heat & transforming phlegm? Huang Qin, Jie Geng, Yu Xing Cao, Zhu Dan Zhi, Long Dan Cao
When treating sinusitis, what are the common ingredients for clearing heat toxicity? Lian Qiao, Jin Yin Hua, Ye Ju Hua, Bo He, Sang Bai Pi
When treating sinusitis, what are the common ingredients for dispersing wind-cold or wind-cold-dampness? Huo Xiang, Xi Xin, Jing Jie, Fang Feng, Qiang Huo, Zi Su Ye, Gui Zhi, Chuan Jiao
What are two topical tx for nasal congestion? Tipiling Nasal Oil, Essential Balm
what are the deputy herbs in Sang Ju Yin? Lian Qiao, Bo He, Jie Geng, Xing Ren
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