Traditional Chinese Medicine Diagnosis - Kidney Yang Deficiency

Below you will find theoretical and clinical applications information related to kidney yang deficiency. We have created associations based on clinical experience that lead to possible treatment approaches with acupuncture points, individual herbs, TCM formulas, and more.

Kidney Yang Deficiency - Basics

Sore a/or weak back/knees, sensation of cold, aversion to cold, weak lower limbs, lassitude, clear copious urine, poor appetite, loose stools, edema (which can be severe).

Tongue Diagnosis

Pale, swollen, wet possibly a white coat with strong water signs.

Tongue Dx

Pulse Diagnosis

Deep, weak possibly slow with strong water signs.

Pulse Dx

5 Points Are Empirically Important For Kidney Yang Deficiency

Potential Formulas For The Treatment Of Kidney Yang Deficiency

The following 11 TCM Formulas are empirically related to the treatment of Kidney Yang Deficiency

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    Kidney Yang Deficiency - Formulas From Our Store

    The following herbal formulas are potentially useful in the process of treating kidney yang deficiency. For a complete list from our store with more details see our kidney yang deficiency formula section.

    Kidney Yang Deficiency - Conditions and Other Possible TCM Diagnoses

    The Chinese Medicine treatment of kidney yang deficiency generally involves being certain that this pattern is the proper diagnosis. Each pattern may have multiple conditions and each condition may arise from one or more patterns (see treating the cause and not the symptoms).

    The following 38 conditions may arise from kidney yang deficiency . Each condition is listed with other possible patterns to expand diagnostic possibilities.

    ConditionsOther Possible Patterns
    Abnormal Body Temperature· Kidney Yin Deficiency · Spleen Yang Deficiency · Liver Fire 
    Acromegaly· Kidney Jing Deficiency 
    Addison's Disease (Adrenal Insufficiency)· Spleen Yang Deficiency · Kidney Qi Deficiency · Kidney Yin Deficiency · Liver Yin Deficiency · Spleen Blood Deficiency 
    Arrhythmia (Palpitations)· Heart Qi Deficiency · Heart Yang Deficiency · Heart Yin Deficiency · Spleen Qi Deficiency · Spleen Yang Deficiency · Kidney Yin Deficiency · Liver Yin Deficiency · Blood Stagnation 
    Behcet's Disease· Spleen Qi Deficiency · Spleen Yang Deficiency · Spleen and Stomach Damp Heat · Kidney Yin Deficiency 
    Bronchitis· Lung Wind Invasion - Wind Heat · Lung Wind Invasion - Wind Cold · Lung Dampness - Phlegm Cold · Lung Dampness - Phlegm Heat · Lung Qi Deficiency · Spleen Qi Deficiency · Spleen Yang Deficiency 
    Colon Cancer· Large Intestine Damp Heat · Spleen Yang Deficiency · Kidney Yin Deficiency · Liver Yin Deficiency 
    Coma· Liver Fire · Liver Wind · Liver and Gallbladder Damp Heat · Kidney Yin Deficiency · Liver Yin Deficiency · Blood Stagnation · Shen Disturbance 
    Congestive Heart Failure· Heart Qi Deficiency · Heart Yang Deficiency · Lung Qi Deficiency · Phlegm Stagnation · Blood Stagnation 
    Dermatitis· Liver Wind · Liver and Gallbladder Damp Heat · Spleen Yang Deficiency · Kidney Yin Deficiency · Liver Yin Deficiency · Heat in the Blood 
    Diabetes Type II· Heart Qi Deficiency · Heart Yin Deficiency · Lung Qi Deficiency · Lung Yin Deficiency · Stomach Fire · Stomach Yin Deficiency · Kidney Qi Deficiency · Kidney Yin Deficiency · Stomach Qi Deficiency · Blood Stagnation 
    Diarrhea· Spleen Qi Deficiency · Stomach Food Stagnation · Stomach Fire · Stomach Dampness · Stomach Cold · Stomach Qi Deficiency · Liver Attacking the Spleen 
    Dysuria (Painful Urination)· Liver Fire · Spleen Qi Deficiency · Spleen and Stomach Damp Heat · Kidney Yin Deficiency · Liver Yin Deficiency 
    Eczema· Liver Wind · Liver and Gallbladder Damp Heat · Spleen Yang Deficiency · Kidney Yin Deficiency · Liver Yin Deficiency · Heat in the Blood 
    Edema· Heart Yang Deficiency · Lung Wind Invasion - Wind Cold · Spleen Yang Deficiency · Spleen Invasion - Cold Damp 
    Gonorrhea· Liver and Gallbladder Damp Heat · Bladder Damp Heat 
    Gout· Liver Wind · Liver Blood Deficiency · Kidney Qi Deficiency · Liver Cold Stagnation 
    Hepato-Cirrhosis· Liver Qi Stagnation · Spleen Yang Deficiency · Stomach Dampness · Kidney Yin Deficiency · Liver Yin Deficiency · Liver Blood Stagnation 
    Hypercortisolism· Liver and Gallbladder Damp Heat · Kidney Yin Deficiency · Liver Yin Deficiency 
    Hyperlipidemia· Liver Qi Stagnation · Spleen Yang Deficiency · Stomach Fire · Kidney Yin Deficiency · Liver Yin Deficiency · Stomach Blood Stagnation · Stomach Qi Deficiency · Phlegm Stagnation 
    Hypotension (Low Blood Pressure)· Heart Yang Deficiency · Lung Qi Deficiency · Spleen Qi Deficiency · Spleen Yang Deficiency · Spleen Blood Deficiency · Spleen Qi Sinking 
    Hypothyroidism· Heart Yang Deficiency · Spleen Qi Deficiency · Spleen Yang Deficiency · Kidney Qi Deficiency 
    Infertility· Liver Qi Stagnation · Spleen Qi Deficiency · Kidney Yin Deficiency · Kidney Jing Deficiency · Stomach Qi Deficiency · Blood Stagnation 
    Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)· Liver Qi Stagnation · Large Intestine Damp Heat · Large Intestine Dryness · Spleen Qi Deficiency · Spleen Yang Deficiency · Large Intestine Cold 
    Menopause (Hot Flashes)· Kidney Yin Deficiency · Kidney Jing Deficiency 
    Miscarriages· Spleen Qi Deficiency · Spleen Invasion - Cold Damp · Kidney Yin Deficiency · Stomach Cold · Kidney Jing Deficiency 
    Myasthenia Gravis· Spleen Qi Deficiency · Spleen Yang Deficiency · Spleen Qi Sinking · Blood Stagnation 
    Nephrotic Syndrome· Spleen Yang Deficiency · Kidney Qi Deficiency · Kidney Yin Deficiency · Liver Yin Deficiency · Blood Stagnation 
    Osteoporosis· Spleen Qi Deficiency · Kidney Yin Deficiency · Kidney Jing Deficiency 
    Pheochromocytoma· Liver Yang Rising · Kidney Yin Deficiency · Liver Yin Deficiency · Phlegm Stagnation 
    Prostatitis· Liver and Gallbladder Damp Heat 
    Renal Failure· Spleen Yang Deficiency · Kidney Yin Deficiency · Liver Yin Deficiency 
    Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA)· Liver Fire · Liver Wind · Liver and Gallbladder Damp Heat · Liver Yin Deficiency · Blood Stagnation 
    Sciatica· Liver Wind · Liver Blood Deficiency · Liver and Gallbladder Damp Heat · Kidney Qi Deficiency 
    Scleroderma· Liver Wind · Liver Blood Deficiency · Liver and Gallbladder Damp Heat · Spleen Yang Deficiency · Kidney Qi Deficiency · Blood Stagnation 
    Spermatorrhea· Liver Fire · Liver and Gallbladder Damp Heat · Kidney Yin Deficiency · Kidney Jing Deficiency 
    Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)· Liver Qi Stagnation · Heart Qi Deficiency · Heart Blood Deficiency · Heart Yin Deficiency · Lung Qi Deficiency · Lung Yin Deficiency · Spleen Qi Deficiency · Spleen Yang Deficiency · Stomach Yin Deficiency · Stomach Qi Deficiency 
    Ulcerative Colitis· Liver Qi Stagnation · Spleen Qi Deficiency · Spleen Yang Deficiency · Spleen and Stomach Damp Heat · Blood Stagnation 

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