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Qi blood body fluids

Pattern id 1 midterm review

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What are the causes of qi deficiency Chronic illness, we constitution, overworked, old age, improper diet Mostly caused by spleen and/or lung Qi deficiencies
Fatigue, poor appetite, loose stools and tiredness are signs of what type of deficiency? Spleen Qi deficiency
Shortness of breath and wheeziness are signs of what type of deficiency? Lung Qi deficiency
Spontaneous sweating is a sign of what deficiency Lung and heart Qi deficiency
What governs qi? Lungs
What is the source of qi? Spleen
What type of pulse would qi deficiency have? Weak – forceless – empty pulse
A main sign of Qi deficiency is when any of the signs and symptoms present become what? Worse with exertion
Qi sinking/Qi collapse When Qi (especially spleen Qi) is severely deficient it will be too weak to rise
Signs and symptoms of Qi sinking? Same as deficiency with possible organ prolapse (stomach, uterus, anus, kidney). Loose stools with undigested food
Qi stagnation Any disorder arising in any Organ, channel or part of the body where the flow of Qi is obstructed
Causes of Qi stagnation are? Mental and emotional disturbance, inproper diet, external invasion, trauma
Distending unfixed pain, sensation of oppression or feeling of fullness in the area where qi is stagnating wiry pulse Qi stagnation
If Qi stagnation is in the abdomen it may produce what? Masses that are soft to the touch and disperse periodically
Symptoms of Qi stagnation are aggravated by? And are temporarily relieve by? Emotions, by sighing belching or passing gas
Rebellious Qi When Qi flows in the wrong direction/opposite of the way it normally flow
The most commonly seen Qi rebellions are? Stomach and lung rebellious Qi and liver Qi rising
What are the causes of rebellious lung Qi Any factors that disrupt the lungs dispersing a dissenting functions. kidney and lung Qi deficiency
Cough, asthma or wheezing or signs of what? Lung Qi deficiency
What are the causes of rebellious stomach Qi Any factor that causes the dysfunction of the stomach regulating and descending function
Hic up, nausea, vomiting, belching, acid regurgitation are signs of what? Rebellious stomach Qi
Liver Qi rising is caused by? Extreme or prolonged bouts of anger
Headache, dizziness, tinnitus, possible loss of consciousness after extreme rage or anger are signs of what? Liver Qi rising
What are the blood pattern IDs? Deficiency of blood, stasis of blood, heat in blood, loss of blood
Blood deficiency the pathological manifestation of blood insufficiency(blood is yin)
What causes blood deficiency? Severe and excess blood loss, spleen and stomach Qi deficiency, prolonged illness, overworked, and general weakness, diet
Spleens relationship with blood makes blood "controls blood"
Livers relationship with blood? Stores blood
Hearts relationship with blood Governs blood
Dull white sallow complexion, dizziness, poor memory, numbness/tingling, blurred vision, insomnia, pale lip, scanty period/amenorrhea , depression, slight anxiety are signs of? Blood deficiency
Blood stasis or stagnation Obstructed flow of blood
What causes blood stasis? Qi stagnation,Qi deficiency, interior cold (cold constricts), blood heat (makes blood thicker), hemorrhage or trauma, blood deficiency, phlegm
Dark complexion, purple lips, fixed sharp stabbing pain, abdominal mass is that a harder and fixed, purple nails, bleeding with dark blood or dark clots Blood stasis or stagnation
What does the color purple indicate Blood stasis
What type of pulse would blood stasis have? Wirey firm choppy pulse
What type of tongue would blood stasis have? Purple tongue
What does heat do to the blood? Heat makes blood restless
What are the causes of heat in the blood External heat invading the blood internal organ heat (liver heat heart heat etc.)
Feeling of heat, skin diseases with red irruption's, thirst, bleeding, red tongue, rapid pulse are signs and symptoms of what? Heat in the blood
heart blood heat Symptoms? Anxiety, mental restlessness, mouthfuls ulcers
Liver blood heat symptoms? Skin diseases with itching, heat and redness
Blood heat in uterus symptoms? Excessive blood loss during periods
Blood heat in intestines symptoms? Blood in stools
What causes loss of blood? Qi deficiency (spleen Qi deficiency) blood heat
Epistaxis, hematemesis, hemoptysis, melena, menorrhagia, Menorrhagia, hematuria are signs and symptoms of what? loss of blood
Body fluids are ? so their deficiency always causes a condition of? Yin, deficiency causes dryness
What causes body fluid deficiency? Diet (too much spice not enough water)heavy and prolonged loss of fluids, heavy blood loss. Yin deficiency perfuse sweating/diarrhea/vomit
Dry skin, mouth, cough, lips and tongue, Thirst, scanty urine are signs and symptoms of what? Blood fluid deficiency
Deficiency of body fluid mostly affects what organs? Lungs, stomach, kidneys, and large intestine
Symptoms of body fluid deficiency affecting lungs are? Dry skin, dry cough
Symptoms of body fluid deficiency affecting the stomach are? Dry tongue with horizontal cracks, dry mouth, first
Symptoms of body fluid deficiency affecting the kidneys are? Scanty urination, dry mouth at night, dry throat
Symptoms of body fluid efficiency affecting the large intestines are? Dry stools, constipation
Describe Edema Swelling caused by retention of fluid that are leaking from their normal pathways into the couli
The most common types of edema arise from? Yang deficiency of the spleen, lungs, kidneys or all three ( pitted edema)
Edema can also be caused by? Qi stagnation and dampness ( non-pitted Edema)
Edema caused by lung yang deficiency tends to affect what part of the body? The top part of the body/face and hands
Edema caused by spleen yang deficiency tends to affect what part of the body? The middle part of the body/abdomen and limbs
Edema caused by kidney yang deficiency will affect what part of the body? The lower part of the body/legs and ankles
Non-substantial phlegm can be retained subcutaneously or in the channels. It can obstruct heart orifices, gallbladder or kidneys in the form of stones. It can also settle in the joints in the form of arthritic bones deformities
Nonsubstantial phlegm under the skin will cause what? Lumps under the skin, swelling of lymph nodes, swelling of the fibroid, lipomas
Non-substantial phlegm in the channels will cause what? Not visible but can cause numbness
Non-substantial phlegm misting the heart will cause what? Causing mental issues, and can obstruct the heart orifices and mist the mind
Non-substantial phlegm in the gallbladder or kidneys will cause what? Gallbladder or kidney stones
Non-substantial phlegm in the joints will cause what? Bone deformities , rheumatoid arthritis, bone growth
How does damp phlegm manifest? With expectoration of profuse phlegm that is white sticky and relatively easy to expectorate
Swollen tongue with sticky coating and a slippery pulse is a sign of what? Damp phlegm
Damp phlegm is usually seen in what sort of patterns? Lung patterns
How does phlegm heat manifest? Signs and symptoms Expectoration of sticky yellow phlegm, feeling of oppression in the chest, nausea, red face, dry mouth, restlessness
Red and swollen tongue with sticky yellow coating and a rapid slippery pulse is an indication of what? Phlegm heat
Phlegm heat is usually seen in what patterns? Lung, stomach or heart patterns
How does cold phlegm manifest? Expectoration of white watery phlegm, feeling of oppression of the chest, cold limbs, nausea,
Pale and swollen tongue with white wet coating, and a deep slippery slow pulse are indications of what? Cold phlegm
Cold phlegm is usually seen and what patterns? Stomach and lung patterns
How does wind phlegm manifest? Dizziness, nausea, vomiting, numbness of the limbs/especially unilateral, coughing up phlegm, feeling of oppression in the chest, rattling sound in the throat and aphasia
Swollen and deviated tongue with sticky coating and a wiry pulse is an indication of what? Wind phlegm
wind phlegm is usually seen in? Wind-stroke
Qi phlegm is non-substantial and is manifested how? Signs and symptoms Feeling of swelling in the throat/no actual swelling, difficulty swallowing, feeling of oppression in the chest, irritability, depression.
What type of pulse does Qi phlegm have? Wiry pulse
Qi phlegm is usually associated with? Qi stagnation in the throat
Qi phlegm is usually caused by? Emotional problems or liver qi stagnation
Phlegm fluids are also known as? Tai yin
Abdominal fullness and distention, vomiting of watery fluid's, dry tongue and mouth with no desire to drink Phlegm fluids in the stomach and intestines
Splashing sound in the stomach, feeling of fullness in the chest, loose stools are indications of what? Tai yin phlegm fluids in the stomach and intestines
What type of pulse would phlegm fluids have in the stomach and intestines? Deep slippery or Wirey pulse
What type of tongue would phlegm fluid in the stomach and intestines have? Swollen tongue with sticky coating
Hypochondria pain that is worse on coughing and breathing, feeling of distention of the hypochondrium, shortness of breath indicate what? Phlegm fluids in the hypochondrium
What type of Pulse would phlegm fluids in the hypochondrium have? Deep wiry pulse
What type of tongue would phlegm fluids in the hypochondrium have? Swollen tongue with sticky coating
Feeling of heaviness of the body, pain in the muscles, absence of sweating, no desire to drink, cough with abundant white sputum indicate what? Phlegm fluids in the limbs
What type of tongue coating and pulse would phlegm fluids in the limbs have? Swollen tongue with a sticky white coating and a wiry pulse
Cough, edema, asthma, feeling of oppression in the chest, dizziness, abundant white sputum, are indications of what? Phlegm fluids above the diaphragm
What type of pulse and tongue coating would phlegm fluids above the diaphragm have? Swollen tongue with a Sticky thick white coating and a wiry pulse
Dizziness and palpitations, insomnia and dry skin are signs of Blood deficiency
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