TCM_Organs_table_update - HH 383 Wang, Chinese Medicine...

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Unformatted text preview: HH 383 Wang, Chinese Medicine Internal Organ Systems Five Yin Organs: They all store essence, spirit, and qi. They are fulfilled and do not discharge. Heart (pericardium, the sixth yin organ), Lung, Liver, Spleen, and Kidney. Six Yang Organs: Transportation and transformation of things, i.e. food and liquid. They do not store things therefore empty and hollow. Gall bladder, stomach, small intestine, large intestine, bladder and triple burner. Six miscellaneous Organs: Brain, marrow, bone, blood vessels, uterus, and gall bladder. Five Phases fire metal wood earth water Season Summer Autumn Spring Late-Summer Winter Color Red White Green Yellow Black Characteristi c& actions upward, warm contracting descending spreading, soften, soothing ascending, hold together stores and downward Yin Organs (Zang) Heart Lung Liver Spleen Kidney Main responsibility Sovereign (the mind) produce blood Respiration, Regulates qi Regulates the movement of qi and blood . Nutritive maintenance, Transform Reproduction & growth Stores Spirit (shen) Qi , Corporeal soul (Po) Blood, Non-corporeal soul (Hun) Pre-natal essence, Will (zhi) External Body associates Emotions Illness location Sound Yang organs (fu) Tongue Face Blood vessels Joy Chest Nose Body hair Skin Sorrow Shoulder Eyes Nails Tendons Anger Neck Nutritive essence, Consciousness (Yi) Mouth Lips Muscles desire/worry Spine Laughing Small intestine Weeping Large intestine Shouting Gallbladder Singing Stomach Emotional disorders, Insomnia, Poor memory, Speech, Disturbing other organ’s activities. lack of qi and energy, Cough, catch cold, respiration & s weat disorders Angry, headaches, Eye problems, Abdominal distention, weak muscles and limbs, food tasteless, tiredness, diarrhea Disharmony Symptoms (general) Female menstrual Problems. Ears Hair Bones, Fear Lower back, hip Groaning Bladder Dizziness, Poor hearing Sore knees, back pain, Fatigue. sexual malfunction, and infertility. ...
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This note was uploaded on 09/29/2011 for the course HH 383 taught by Professor Staff during the Spring '11 term at S.F. State.

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