Heart And Small Intestine Sydromes In Traditional Chinese Medicine

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Heart And Small Intestine Sydromes In Traditional Chinese Medicine

Heart and Small Intestine Sydromes in Traditional Chinese MedicineBasic Level - College of Integrated Chinese Medicine, Reading


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  • 1. 
    Which syndrome has key symptoms: Palpitations/awareness of heartbeat which is worse during the day, when tired or on exertion, tiredness, shortness of breath on exertion. 
    • A. 

      Heart Qi Deficiency

    • B. 

      Heart Yang Deficiency

    • C. 

      Heart Blood Deficiency

    • D. 

      Heart Yin Deficiency

    • E. 

      Heart Fire Blazing

    • F. 

      Phlegm-Fire Harassing the Heart

    • G. 

      Phlegm Misting the Heart

    • H. 

      Heart Blood Stagnation

  • 2. 
    Which syndrome has key symptoms: Palpitations/awareness of the heartbeat which gets worse as the day goes on and during the night and when at rest, insomnia (waking up during the night), feeling of heat (hot and bothered), easily startled, poor memory, anxiety. 
    • A. 

      Heart Qi Deficiency

    • B. 

      Heart Yang Deficiency

    • C. 

      Heart Blood Deficiency

    • D. 

      Heart Yin Deficiency

    • E. 

      Heart Fire Blazing

    • F. 

      Phlegm-Fire Harassing the Heart

    • G. 

      Phlegm Misting the Heart

    • H. 

      Heart Blood Stagnation

  • 3. 
    Which syndrome has key symptoms: Insomnia (difficulty falling asleep), poor memory, anxiety, easily startled. 
    • A. 

      Heart Qi Deficiency

    • B. 

      Heart Yang Deficiency

    • C. 

      Heart Blood Deficiency

    • D. 

      Heart Yin Deficiency

    • E. 

      Heart Fire Blazing

    • F. 

      Phlegm-Fire Harassing the Heart

    • G. 

      Phlegm Misting the Heart

    • H. 

      Heart Blood Stagnation

  • 4. 
    Which syndrome has key symptoms: Palpitations/awareness of the heartbeat which is worse when tired, cold or on exertion, feeling cold, spiritual fatigue, shortness of breath on exertion. 
    • A. 

      Heart Qi Deficiency

    • B. 

      Heart Yang Deficiency

    • C. 

      Heart Blood Deficiency

    • D. 

      Heart Yin Deficiency

    • E. 

      Heart Fire Blazing

    • F. 

      Phlegm-Fire Harassing the Heart

    • G. 

      Phlegm Misting the Heart

    • H. 

      Heart Blood Stagnation

  • 5. 
    Which syndrome has key symptoms: Stabbing or pricking pain in heart region which may radiate to inside left arm or to shoulder, pain comes in bouts and is elicited by exertion or cold weather. 
    • A. 

      Heart Yang Deficiency

    • B. 

      Heart Qi Deficiency

    • C. 

      Heart Blood Deficiency

    • D. 

      Heart Yin Deficiency

    • E. 

      Phlegm Misting the Heart

    • F. 

      Heart Fire Blazing

    • G. 

      Phlegm-Fire Harassing the Heart

    • H. 

      Heart Blood Stagnation

  • 6. 
    Which syndrome has key symptoms: Very dull eyes, confusion and depression. 
    • A. 

      Heart Qi Deficiency

    • B. 

      Heart Yang Deficiency

    • C. 

      Heart Blood Deficiency

    • D. 

      Heart Yin Deficiency

    • E. 

      Heart Fire Blazing

    • F. 

      Phlegm-Fire Harassing the Heart

    • G. 

      Phlegm Misting the Heart

    • H. 

      Heart Blood Stagnation

  • 7. 
    Which syndrome has key symptoms: Strong palpitations/awareness of the heartbeat which may be worse when agitated, severe mental restlessness and agitation, sometimes alternating with depression and dullness, confusion.
    • A. 

      Phlegm-Fire Harassing the Heart

    • B. 

      Phlegm Misting the Heart

    • C. 

      Heart Fire Blazing

    • D. 

      Heart Blood Stagnation

    • E. 

      Heart Yin Deficiency

    • F. 

      Heart Yang Deficiency

    • G. 

      Heart Qi Deficiency

    • H. 

      Heart Blood Deficiency

  • 8. 
    Which syndrome has key symptoms: Strong palpitations/awareness of the heartbeat which tends to be worse when agitated, pronounced mental restless, panic attacks, agitation, insomnia, dream-disturbed sleep, along with tongue ulcers and red face.  
    • A. 

      Heart Qi Deficiency

    • B. 

      Heart Yang Deficiency

    • C. 

      Heart Blood Deficiency

    • D. 

      Heart Yin Deficiency

    • E. 

      Heart Fire Blazing

    • F. 

      Phlegm-Fire Harassing the Heart

    • G. 

      Phlegm Misting the Heart

    • H. 

      Heart Blood Stagnation

  • 9. 
    Heart Qi Deficiency can be caused by which of the following (choose three): 
    • A. 

      Repeated invasions of wind-heat

    • B. 

      Blood Loss

    • C. 

      Emotional problems, especially sadness and lack of joy

    • D. 

      Poor diet

    • E. 

      Chronic Illness

    • F. 

      Cold and Damp environment

  • 10. 
    Heart Blood Deficiency can be caused by which of the following (check three) 
    • A. 

      Hot and Spicy food or alcohol

    • B. 

      Poor diet lacking in greens, protein, etc.

    • C. 

      Lack of exercise

    • D. 

      Anxiety and worry

    • E. 

      A Cold and Damp environment

    • F. 

      Heavy blood loss

  • 11. 
    Heart Yin Deficiency is a development of Heart Blood Deficiency.  Mark the symptoms below which occur in HEART YIN DEFICIENCY ONLY.  
    • A. 

      Insomnia

    • B. 

      Malar flush

    • C. 

      Five palm heat

    • D. 

      Easily startled

    • E. 

      Anxiety

  • 12. 
    Heart Fire can transfer to the Small Intestine, and via the TaiYang to the Bladder, causing symptoms such as dark scanty urine and blood in the urine.  This is one cause of cystitis. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    Which syndrom has key symptoms: Abdominal pain, scanty and dark urine, burning pain on urination, severe mental restlessness?
    • A. 

      Small Intestine Qi Tied

    • B. 

      Small Intestine Qi Pain

    • C. 

      Small Intestine Full Heat

    • D. 

      Small Intestine Deficient and Cold

  • 14. 
    Which syndrom has key symptoms: Lower abdominal twisting pain which may extend to back, borborygmi.
    • A. 

      Small Intestine Qi Tied

    • B. 

      Small Intestine Qi Pain

    • C. 

      Small Intestine Full Heat

    • D. 

      Small Intestine Deficient and Cold

  • 15. 
    As well as mouth and tongue ulcers, and urinary symptoms such as blood in the urine, Small Intestine Qi Pain can lead to deafness, due to Fire rising up the Small Intestine Channel to SI 19 at the ear. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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