Posts Tagged ‘Focal distention’

Constraint (Lv->St) (YTS)

Thursday, June 10th, 2010 with 0 comments
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Liver accosts the Stomach with qi counterflow and blood constraint. Original Case by: Ye Tian-Shi (叶天士) [Patient] Wang (63) was overworked and had anger, which damaged the yang. There was qi counterflow and blood constraint leading to pain. There was focal distention and sloppy stools. This was wind and wood rebelling against earth. Previous formulas were ineffective.  A formula that unblocks and boosts the yang ming and jue yin was given. Prescription: dà bàn xià tang (Major Pinellia Decoction) plus…

Constraint- Focal distention and clumping below the heart (YTS)

Friday, April 2nd, 2010 with 0 comments
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Original Case by: Ye Tian-Shi (叶天士) Hu, 46 years of age, had been weeping due to grief. The disease arose from internally generated emotions, which led to constraint. There was a physical manifestation in the area below the heart  that was gradually getting larger with a hardness upon palpation. Treatment principle: A bitter-acrid and downward-draining method was used. First must treat the qi clumping. Diagnosis:  (Focal distention and clumping below the heart). Coptidis Rhizoma (huáng lián) Zingiberis Rhizoma (gān jiäng)…