5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Liu Jun Zi Tang (6 gentleman decoction)
Dx: Concurrent Sp qi xu and phlegm.
- Liu Wei Di Huang Wan (6 ingredient pill with rehmannia)
Dx: classic presentation of Lv/Ki yin xu.
- Yi Guan Jian (linking decoction)
Dx: Lv/Ki yin xu w/ concurrent qi stagnation. yin xu patient that is very dry.
- Bai He Gu Jin Tang (lily bulb decoction to preserve the metal)
Dx: internal dryness of the Lu due to Lu/Ki yin xu (chronic).
- Qi Ju Di Huang Wan (lycium fruit, chrysanthemum & rehmannia pill)
Dx: yin xu w/ eye d/o. KI/Lv yin xu, predominant lv xu.
- a cough with blood streaked sputum, wheeze, dry and sore throat, hot palms and soles, night sweats
T: Red. little coat
P: Thick and rapid
- b dull soreness & weakness of the lower back, lightheadedness, vertigo, tinnitus, diminished hearing, night sweats, spontaneous & nocturnal emissions. possible hot palms & soles, chronic dry & sore throat, toothache, diabetes
T: red. little coat.
P: Rapid and thin
- c dry eyes, dimished visual acuity, photophobia, tearing when exposed to drafts, painful eyes
- d Loss of appetite, nausea or vomit, focal distention and a stifling sensation in the chest & epigastrium
T & P: not noted in bensky
- e hypochondriac and chest pain, epigastric and abdominal distention, dry parched mouth and throat, acid regurg, uptight/edgy
T: Red and dry
P: Wiry and thin (xu),frail or xu
5 Multiple choice questions
- symptoms of menopause including hypertension, menstrual disturbances such as amenorrhea, hot flashes, night sweats, nervousness, fatigue, lassitude, depression, irritable, insomnia, palpitations and urinary frequency.
T&P: not noted
~created in 1960's
- Extremely cold exremities, aversion to cold, sleeping with the knees drawn up, lethergic state with a constant desire to sleep, vomit, diarrhea wih undigested food, abdominal pain and cold, lack of thirst. symptoms may develop quickly-shock
T: Pale. white slipper coat
P: Deep & thin or faint
- Aversion to drafts, spontaneous sweat, pale complexion
T: Pale, white coat
P: Floating, xu, soft
- irritable, slight chills, spasms of the calf muscles. possible cramping of he hands and abdominal pain.
T: No coat
P: none noted
- weakness and soreness of the low back and kness or weakness and atrophy of low extremities, dry and parched mouth and throat, dizzy and blurred vision, insomnia and dream disturbed sleep, spontaneous emissions, premature graying or loss of hair
T: Red and dry
P: not noted
~supplement ki yin in a non-cloying way
5 True/False questions
Wu Zhu Yu Tang (Evodia Decoction)
Dx: 1. Cold from St xu (yang ming)
2. Cold from ST/Lv xu (jue yin)
3. Cold attacking MJ (shao yin) → Vomit & diarrhea with cold hands and feet, agitation so severe that patient wants to die
1.Vomit after eating, indeterminate gnawing hunger, acid regurg w/ or w/o epigastric pain
2.Dry heaves or spiting of clear fluids, vertex headache
All- vomit and xu cold in mj.
T: Not red, white slipper coat
P: Thin & slow or wiry
Da Jian Zhong Tang (Major construct the middle decoction)
Dx: Xu cold w/ internal ascent of cold (vigorous cold in the int leading to upsurge of cold qi) → Excruciating epigastric and abdominal pain that patient does not want to be touched, strong sensation of cold in the epigastrium, vomit so unable to eat. possible borborygmus
T: White slipper coat
P: Thin & tight or slow & wiry (in severe cases-hidden)
Zhi Gan Cao Tang(honey friend licorice decoction)
Dx: consumptive d/o w/ qi & xue xu. → palpitations with anxiety, irritable, insomnia, emaciation, SOB, constipation, dry mouth and throat
T: Pale and shiny P: Regularly irregular, slow irregular or thin, faint & forceless
You Gui Yin (restore the right ki decoction)
Dx: Ki yang xu in which preponderance of yin causes a separation of yang which floats to the exterior.
~weaker than You Gui Wan → feebleness and exhaustion, abdominal pain, sore low back, cold extremities.
T: not noted
Sheng Mai San (Generate the pulse powder)
Dx: Concurrent Lu qi & yin xu. → chronic cough with sparse sputum that is difficult to expectorate, S.O.B, spontaneous sweat, dry mouth and tongue
T: Pale red. dry thin coat
P: Xu & rapid or thin