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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,
hold together stores and
downward Yin Organs
(Zang) Heart Lung Liver Spleen Kidney Main
produce blood Respiration,
qi Regulates the
qi and blood . Nutritive
& growth Stores Spirit (shen) Qi ,
soul (Po) Blood,
soul (Hun) Pre-natal
Will (zhi) External
activities. lack of qi
& s weat
Eye problems, Abdominal
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.
- Spring '11