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Meridian: Du

Du (Governing Vessel)

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Du-1 On the midline, midway between the tip of coccyx and the anus.
Du-2 On the midline, in the hiatus of the sacrum
Du-3 On the midline of the lower back, below the spinous process of the 4th lumbar vertebra.
Du-4 In the depression below the spinous process of the 2nd lumbar vertebra.
Du-5 In the depression below the spinous process of the 1st lumbar vertebra.
Du-6 In the depression below the spinous process of the 11th thoracic vertebra.
Du-7 In the depression below the spinous process of the 10th thoracic vertebra.
Du-8 In the depression below the spinous process of the 9th thoracic vertebra.
Du-9 In the depression below the spinous process of the 7th thoracic vertebra, approximately at the level with the inferior angle of the scapula.
Du-10 In the depression below the spinous process of the 6th thoracic vertebra.
Du-11 In the depression below the spinous process of the 5th thoracic vertebra.
Du-12 In the depression below the spinous process of the 3rd thoracic vertebra.
Du-13 In the depression below the spinous process below the 1st thoracic vertebra.
Du-14 In the depression below the spinous process of the 7th cervical vertebra.
Du-15 In the depression 0.5 cun directly above the midpoint of the posterior hairline (0.5 cun inferior to Du-16)
Du-16 In the depression 1 cun directly above the midpoint of the posterior hairline, immediately below the external occipital protuberance
Du-17 At the back of the head on the midline, 1.5 cun directly above Du-16, in the depression directly superior to the external occipital protuberance
Du-18 At the back of the head on the midline, 1.5 cun directly above Du-17,(midway between Du-16 and Du-20)
Du-19 At the back of the head on the midline, 1.5 cun directly superior to Du-18 and 1.5 cun directly posterior to Du-20.
Du-20 At the vertex on the midline, in a depression 5 cun posterior to the anterior hairline and 7 cun superior to the posterior hairline (6 cun superior to the external occipital protuberance)
Du-21 3.5 cun posterior to the midpoint of the anterior midline and 1.5 cun directly anterior to Du-20
Du-22 2 cun posterior to the midpoint of the anterior midline.
Du-23 1 cun posterior to the midpoint of the anterior hairline.
Du-24 0.5 cun posterior the the midpoint of the anterior hairline
Du-25 On the midline at the tip of the nose.
Du-26 Above the upper lip on the midline, at the junction of the upper third and lower two thirds of the philtrum.
Du-27 On the midline, at the juction of the margin of the upper lip and the philtrum.
Du-28 Inside the mouth, at the junction of the gum and the frenulum of the upper lip.
Du vessel is called Sea of ________ Yang
What is the point that all the Yang cahnnels meet? Du-14
Du(Governing Vessel)'s Primary pathway originates in the (1)____________ and enters brain at Du-(2)_______and terminates at the junction of the (3)_______ and the ______ (1)Lower abdomen (2)16 (3)Upper lip, Gum
Du(Governing Vessel)'s first branch originates in the (1)_________ and ascends the interior of the spinal column and enters the (2)_________. (1)Lower abdomen (2)Kidneys
Du(Governing Vessel)'s second branch's pathway Lower abdomen-> external genitalia-> umbilicus-> heart-> throat-> mouth-> eyes
Du(Governing Vessel)'s third branch emerges at (1)BL-______, enters the brain at the (2)_________, emerges at (3)Du-_____, descends though (4)BL-____ and enters the _______ (1)BL-1 (2)vertex (3)Du-16 (4)BL-12 (5)Kidneys
Du(Governing Vessel)'s Luo-connecting point Du-1
Du(Governing Vessel)'s Luo-connecting vessel connects with the (1)______ channel and ascends along the sides of the spine to the nape of the neck and spreads over the (2)________ (1)Bladder channel (2)Occiput
Du(Governing Vessel) treats disorders of...... (1)anus, rectum& intestines (2)genitals, urinary system & uterus (3)spine (4)febrile disease & reduces heat in the body (Du is Sea of Yang) (5)Zang-Fu (6) ext/int wind (7)sensory organs( toungue, eyes& nose) (8)Heart(pain& palpitations) (9)brain & spirit
How many cuns from the anterior hairline to posterior hairline? 12 cun
Du-20 is ____ cun from anterior hairline, _____ cun from posterior hairline and _____ cun from Du-16, the posterior external occipital protuberance. 5, 7, 6
Created by: junskykim