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The Lung

"The Simple Questions" in chapter 8 says that "The Lungs are like a Minister from whom policies are issued".

Functions

  1. Govern Qi and respiration
  2. Control channels and blood vessels
  3. Control dispersing and descending
  4. Regular water passages
  5. Control skin and hair
  6. Open into the nose
  7. House the Corporeal Soul.

Lung Pathologies

  XU
SHI
Wind Phlegm
HEAT LU YIN XU WIND-HEAT ATTACKS LU PHLEGM-HEAT CONGESTS LU
NEITHER HEAT NOR COLD LU QI XU (May be cold) WIND-DRYNESS ATTACKS LU (May be Heat or Cold)  
COLD LU QI XU WIND-COLD ATTACKS LU PHLEGM-DAMP OBSTRUCTS LU

Pathology Flowchart

Click on the following image for a flowchart of Lung Pathologies.

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