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CLASSICAL SYNDROMES

(FIRE ELEMENT)
1. DEFICIENCY OF THE HEART
2. DEFICIENCY OF HEART YANG
3. DEFICIENCY OF HEART BLOOD
4. DEFICIENCY OF HEART YIN
5. STAGNATION OF HEART BLOOD
6. HYPERACTIVITY OF HEART FIRE
7. PHLEGM MISTING THE HEART
8. PAIN DUE TO QI OF THE SI

(METAL ELEMENT)
1. INVASION OF LU BY PATHOGENIC WIND
2. RETENTION OF PHLEGM DAMP IN THE LU
3. RETENTION OF PHLELGM HEAT IN THE LU
4. DEFICIENCY OF LUNG QI
5. INSUFFICIENCY OF LUNG YIN
6. DAMP HEAT IN THE LARGE INT.
7. CONSUMPTION OF FLUID IN LI

(EARTH ELEMENT)
1. DEFICIENCY OF SPLEEN QI
2. DYSFUNCTION OF SP IN CONTROLLING BLOOD
3. DEFICIENCY OF SPLEEN YANG
4. INVASION OF SPLEEN BY COLD DAMP
5. DAMP HEAT IN SPLEEN AND STOMACH
6. RETENTION OF FOOD IN STOMACH
7. RETENTION OF FLUID DUE TO COLD
8. HYPERACTIVITY OF FIRE IN ST
9. INSUFFICIENCY OF STOMACH YIN

(WOOD ELEMENT)
1. STAGNATION OF LIVER QI
2. FLAMING OF LIVER FIRE
3. LIVER YANG RISING
4. STIRRING OF LIVER WIND IN THE INTERIOR
5. LIVER YANG TURNING INTO WIND
6. EXTREME HEAT STIRRING WIND
7. DEFICIENCY OF BLOOD STIRRING WIND
8. RETENTION OF COLD IN LIVER JING LUO
9. INSUFFICIENCY OF LIVER BLOOD
10. DAMP HEAT IN LIVER
11. DAMP HEAT IN GALLBLADDER

(WATER ELEMENT)
1. DEFICIENCY OF KIDNEY QI
2. INSUFFICIENCY OF KIDNEY YANG
3. INSUFFICIENCY OF KIDNEY YIN
4. DAMP HEAT IN THE BLADDER

(COMPLICATED SYNDROMES)
1. DISHARMONY BETWEEN THE HEART AND KIDNEY
2. DEFICIENCY OF QI OF THE LUNG AND KIDNEY
3. DEFICINECY OF THE YIN OF LUNG AND KIDNEY
4. DEFICIENCY OF THE YIN OF THE LIVER AND KIDNEY
5. DEFICIENCY OF THE YANG OF THE SPLEEN AND KIDNEY
6. DEFICIENCY OF QI OF LU & SP
7. IMBALANCE BETWEEN LIVER & SPLEEN
8. DISHARMONY BETWEEN LIVER AND ST
9. DEFICIENCY OF HEART AND SPLEEN
10. INVASION OF LUNG BY LIVER FIRE

(SYNDROMES OF SAN JIAO)
1. DAMP HEAT IN THE UPPER JIAO
2. DAMP HEAT IN THE MIDDLE JIAO
3. DAMP HEAT IN THE LOWER JIAO

JOHN A. AMARO D.C., FIACA, Dipl.Ac. (NCCA)
PO Box 1003, Carefree, Arizona 85377
DrAmaro@IAMA.edu