Bi-syndrome: Dominant Disease in Acupuncture and Moxibustion Therapy

WU Zhong-chao1

(1.Institute of Acupuncture and Moxibustion, China Academy of Chinese Medical Sciences, Beijing 100700)
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CN: 11-2024/R

Vol 38, No. 12, Pages 1340

December 2018


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  • 1 Bi-syndrome symptom is mostly caused by cold factors, and warming the meridians is the basic treatment principle
  • 2 There are many methods for warming the meridians, and the selection of moxibustion is critical
  • 3 For sinew impediment as the primary symptom, three-dimensional needling method for dredging meridians has a significant effect
  • 4 In the Bi-syndrome treatment, “five more” and “five less” shall be referenced in clinical practice