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TCM Foundations

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Section 1

Question Answer
What are the characteristics of Blood StatisStabbing and Fixed Pain, Growths/Masses, Aggravates at Night, Reddish/Purplish, Bleeds, Choppy/Wiry Pulse
What causes Blood StatisBlood Deficiency, Qi Deficiency, Qi Stagnancy, Blood Cold, Blood Heat
What are the characteristics of PhlegmFlows all over the body, hard to treat, lingers/persists for long time
What causes Phlegm Dysfunction of LU, SP, KID, SJ, LIV, UB
What are the disharmonies of Ying/YangSuperiority, Inferiority, Mutual Damage, Blockage, Desertion
What are the disharmonies of QiQi Deficiency, Up-Surging, Sinking, Blockage, Collapse
What are the disharmonies of BloodBlood Deficiency, Stasis, Bleed, Cold, Heat
What are the disharmonies of Body FluidsBF Deficiency (causing dryness), BF excess (causing damp, phlegm, water retention)
What are the 5 endogenous pathogensWind, Cold, Heat, Dryness, Dampness
What causes internal WindLV Yin Def / KD Yin Def causing LV Yang relative superiority, Extreme heat, Yin Def, Blood Def
What causes internal ColdYang Def
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Section 2

Question Answer
What are the 6 pathogenic factorsWind, Summer-heat, Cold, Dryness, Dampness, Fire
What are the external pathogens6 pathogenic factors and Pestilents
What are the internal pathogens7 emotions, Improper Diet, Improper Work/Rest
What are the 7 emotionsJoy(HT), Fright(HT), Fear(KD), Anger(LIV), Contemplation(SP), Sorrow(LU), Melancholy(LU)
What are the characteristics of External WindYang, Opens and DIsperses, Moves Frequently, Chief Pathogen
What are the characteristics of External Summer-HeatYang, moves upwards, consumes Qi and Yin (BF), Affects Shen, produces Sweat
What are the characteristics of External ColdYin, affects the lower half, constricts, coagulates, impacts Yang Qi
What are the characteristics of External DrynessConsumes Yin (BF), injures Lungs
What are the characteristics of External DampnessYin, heavy, turbid, sticky, affects Qi, affects SP Yang, moves downwards
What are the characteristics of External FireYang, moves upwards, consumes Qi and Yin (BF), profuse sweat, affects Shen, generates Wind, disturbs blood/causes bleeding
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