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1 CMPR113 Session Zàng Xiàng Theory Extraordinary Fŭ Chinese Medicine Department By Dr Shulan Yang

2 Six Extraordinary Fŭ Brain Marrow Bone Blood Vessels Gall Bladder Uterus

3 Six Extraordinary Fu The characters of six Extraordinary Fŭ The shape of the Extraordinary Fŭ is similar as Fŭ. They are hollow inside. The functions of the Extraordinary Fŭ are similar as Zàng. They focus on storing.

4 Brain Functions: Controls intelligence Brain is the Sea of Marrow and controls sight, hearing, smell and taste.

5 Brain Controls Intelligence Brain is the palace of the Original Shén. Lĭ Shí Zhēn (Ming dynasty) Head is the palace of essence and intelligence. Huang Di Nei Jing

6 Brain Is the Sea of Marrow and Controls Sight, Hearing, Smell and Taste Spiritual Axis Chapter 28: When the Qì of the upper part of the body is insufficient, the Brian is not full and there may be hardness of hearing, tinnitus, drooping of the head and blurred vision.

7 Kevin Dooley, 17 Aug 2012, Rain Cloud Over Phoenix, Viewed 26 Jan Brain The relationships of Brain and Zàng Fŭ Heart and Brain affect each other, they work together to keep the normal condition of Shén. Lung and Brain depend on each other Spleen uprising pure Yáng to Brain Liver regulate the circulation of Qì and blood Kidney Jīng produce marrow to support Brain

8 Brain Maciocia, G 2015, The foundations of Chinese medicine, 3rd edn, Churchill Livingstone, Edinburgh. P240

9 Marrow Functions: Marrow fills the bones Marrow contributes to making blood Marrow nourishes the brain

10 Marrow Contributes to Making Blood Water generates Wood Kidney Essence generates Liver Blood

11 Marrow The relationships of Marrow and Zàng Fŭ Kidney governs bone and produces Marrow. Qi and Blood support Kidney Essence to produce Marrow. Spiritual Axis Chapter 36: The refined essence of food and drink is changed into fat, it enters the bone cavities and fills the Brain with Marrow.

12 Bone Functions: The Bones are the structural framework of the body The Bones are cavity that houses Marrow. Fdesign74, no published date, Bone Movement, Viewed 26 Jan

13 Bone The relationships of Bone and Zàng Fŭ Bone is governed by Kidney. The functions of Bone is supported by Kidney Essence. And the conditions of Bone reflects the conditions of Kidney.

14 Blood Vessels Functions: Blood Vessels house Blood and are the vehicle for the circulation of Qi and Blood. Blood Vessels transport the refined food essences, Qi and Blood all over the body.

15 Blood Vessels The relationships of Blood Vessels and Zàng Fŭ Blood Vessels are governed by Heart. Spleen Qi is a very important power to support Blood Vessels holding the Blood in. Kidney essence contributes to the filling of Blood Vessels. Qi and Blood fill in Blood Vessels and move in Blood Vessels.

16 Gall Bladder Gall Bladder is a Fŭ at the same time an Extraordinary Fŭ. Refer the introduction of Gall Bladder in chapter of Fŭ.

17 Uterus Functions: Regulates menstruation Houses the fetus during pregnancy.

18 Uterus and Extraordinary Vessels Governing Vessel ( Dū Mài), Directing Vessel ( Rén Mài), Penetrating Vessel ( Chōng Mài) all start from Uterus in Women

19 Uterus and Zang Fu The relationships of Uterus and Zàng Fŭ Kidney and Uterus Heart and Uterus Liver and Uterus Spleen and Uterus

20 Uterus and Kidney Kidney Essence condition decides the time of Tiān Guĭ coming. Kidney Essence condition affects the condition of menstruation Kidney Essence condition affects conception Kidney Essence condition affects pregnant condition

21 Uterus and Heart Heart is connected to the Uterus via the Uterus Vessel. So the condition of Heart has strong influence on Menstruation. Heart governs blood. Blood nourish Uterus. Heart Yáng supports Kidney to produce Tiān Guĭ.

22 Uterus and Liver Liver stores blood to support menstruation, conception and pregnancy. Liver governs dredging and releasing, which supports menstruation coming regularly, properly and smoothly.

23 Uterus and Spleen/Stomach Spleen and Stomach are the origin of blood and Qi, which support menstruation, conception and pregnancy.

24 The relationships of Extraordinary Fu and Zang Accumulate into Marrow fill Bone Brain produce nourish nourish Kidney Heart Liver Spleen Gall Bladder Blood vessels Uterus Du Mai Ren Mai Chong Mai

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