Traditional Chinese Medicine Diagnosis - Spleen Qi Deficiency

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

Spleen Qi Deficiency - Basics

Poor appetite, distention after eating, weakness of the four limbs, fatigue, loose stools.

Tongue Diagnosis

Pale, swollen w/teethmarks.

Tongue Dx

Pulse Diagnosis

Empty.

Pulse Dx

11 Points Are Empirically Important For Spleen Qi Deficiency

2 TCM Herbs Are Empirically Important For Spleen Qi Deficiency

Potential Formulas For The Treatment Of Spleen Qi Deficiency

The following 23 TCM Formulas are empirically related to the treatment of Spleen Qi Deficiency

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    Spleen Qi Deficiency - Conditions and Other Possible TCM Diagnoses

    The Chinese Medicine treatment of spleen qi 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 63 conditions may arise from spleen qi deficiency . Each condition is listed with other possible patterns to expand diagnostic possibilities.

    ConditionsOther Possible Patterns
    Abnormal Posture· Kidney Qi Deficiency 
    Alcoholism· Liver and Gallbladder Damp Heat 
    Aldosteronism (Primary)· Spleen and Stomach Damp Heat · Kidney Yin Deficiency · Stomach Qi Deficiency 
    Amenorrhea (Absence of Menstruation)· Liver Qi Stagnation · Kidney Qi Deficiency · Liver Blood Stagnation · Liver Cold Stagnation · Blood Stagnation 
    Anemia· Liver Blood Deficiency · Heart Qi Deficiency · Kidney Qi Deficiency · Stomach Qi Deficiency · Blood Stagnation 
    Anorexia Nervosa· Spleen and Stomach Damp Heat · Stomach Food Stagnation · Spleen Blood Deficiency · Stomach Qi Deficiency 
    Aortic Stenosis· Heart Blood Deficiency 
    Arrhythmia (Palpitations)· Heart Qi Deficiency · Heart Yang Deficiency · Heart Yin Deficiency · Spleen Yang Deficiency · Kidney Yang Deficiency · Kidney Yin Deficiency · Liver Yin Deficiency · Blood Stagnation 
    Asthma· Liver Qi Stagnation · Liver Fire · Lung Wind Invasion - Wind Heat · Lung Wind Invasion - Wind Cold · Lung Dampness - Phlegm Cold · Lung Dampness - Phlegm Heat · Kidney Qi Deficiency · Liver Yin Deficiency 
    Bedwetting· Heart Yin Deficiency · Lung Qi Deficiency · Kidney Yin Deficiency · Bladder Damp Heat · Blood Stagnation 
    Behcet's Disease· Spleen Yang Deficiency · Spleen and Stomach Damp Heat · Kidney Yang Deficiency · Kidney Yin Deficiency 
    Bells Palsy· Lung Wind Invasion - Wind Heat · Lung Wind Invasion - Wind Cold · Liver Blood Stagnation · Blood Stagnation 
    Bronchitis· Lung Wind Invasion - Wind Heat · Lung Wind Invasion - Wind Cold · Lung Dampness - Phlegm Cold · Lung Dampness - Phlegm Heat · Lung Qi Deficiency · Spleen Yang Deficiency · Kidney Yang Deficiency 
    Crohn's Disease· Large Intestine Damp Heat · Spleen Invasion - Cold Damp · Spleen and Stomach Damp Heat · Large Intestine Blood Stagnation · Spleen Qi Sinking 
    Dementia· Kidney Qi Deficiency · Kidney Yin Deficiency · Liver Yin Deficiency · Blood Stagnation 
    Depression· Liver Qi Stagnation · Liver Fire · Heart Yin Deficiency · Kidney Yin Deficiency · Blood Stagnation 
    Diarrhea· Stomach Food Stagnation · Stomach Fire · Stomach Dampness · Kidney Yang Deficiency · Stomach Cold · Stomach Qi Deficiency · Liver Attacking the Spleen 
    Dizziness (Vertigo)· Liver Fire · Liver Wind · Kidney Qi Deficiency · Blood Stagnation 
    Dysmenorrhea (Menstrual Pain/Cramps)· Liver Qi Stagnation · Blood Stagnation 
    Dysuria (Painful Urination)· Liver Fire · Spleen and Stomach Damp Heat · Kidney Yang Deficiency · Kidney Yin Deficiency · Liver Yin Deficiency 
    Emphysema· Lung Wind Invasion - Wind Cold · Lung Dampness - Phlegm Heat · Lung Qi Deficiency · Kidney Qi Deficiency · Phlegm Stagnation · Blood Stagnation 
    Epigastric Pain· Spleen and Stomach Damp Heat · Stomach Food Stagnation · Stomach Fire · Stomach Cold · Stomach Qi Deficiency · Blood Stagnation · Liver Attacking the Spleen 
    Forgetfulness· Liver Qi Stagnation · Heart Qi Deficiency · Kidney Jing Deficiency · Phlegm Stagnation 
    Gastritis· Liver Qi Stagnation · Liver and Gallbladder Damp Heat · Stomach Dampness · Stomach Yin Deficiency · Stomach Qi Deficiency · Blood Stagnation 
    Gastroptosis· Spleen Qi Sinking 
    Glomerulonephritis· Spleen and Stomach Damp Heat · Stomach Dampness · Kidney Qi Deficiency · Kidney Yin Deficiency · Liver Yin Deficiency 
    Goiter· Liver Qi Stagnation · Phlegm Stagnation 
    Hypersomnia· Phlegm Stagnation · Blood Stagnation 
    Hypotension (Low Blood Pressure)· Heart Yang Deficiency · Lung Qi Deficiency · Spleen Yang Deficiency · Kidney Yang Deficiency · Spleen Blood Deficiency · Spleen Qi Sinking 
    Hypothyroidism· Heart Yang Deficiency · Spleen Yang Deficiency · Kidney Qi Deficiency · Kidney Yang Deficiency 
    Impotence (Erectile Dysfunction)· Liver Qi Stagnation · Liver and Gallbladder Damp Heat · Heart Qi Deficiency 
    Incontinence· Lung Qi Deficiency · Bladder Damp Heat · Kidney Jing Deficiency · Blood Stagnation 
    Indigestion· Liver Qi Stagnation · Stomach Food Stagnation · Stomach Qi Deficiency · Liver Attacking the Spleen 
    Infertility· Liver Qi Stagnation · Kidney Yang Deficiency · Kidney Yin Deficiency · Kidney Jing Deficiency · Stomach Qi Deficiency · Blood Stagnation 
    Insomnia· Liver Fire · Liver and Gallbladder Damp Heat · Heart Qi Deficiency · Heart Fire 
    Irregular Menstruation· Liver Qi Stagnation · Blood Stagnation 
    Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)· Liver Qi Stagnation · Large Intestine Damp Heat · Large Intestine Dryness · Spleen Yang Deficiency · Kidney Yang Deficiency · Large Intestine Cold 
    Jaundice· Spleen Yang Deficiency · Spleen Invasion - Cold Damp · Spleen and Stomach Damp Heat · Stomach Dampness · Stomach Cold · Stomach Qi Deficiency 
    Leukorrhea· Liver Qi Stagnation · Liver Fire · Liver and Gallbladder Damp Heat · Liver Yin Deficiency 
    Liver Cancer - Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC)· Liver Qi Stagnation · Kidney Yin Deficiency · Liver Yin Deficiency · Liver Blood Stagnation · Heat in the Blood 
    Lung Cancer· Lung Dampness - Phlegm Cold · Lung Dampness - Phlegm Heat · Lung Qi Deficiency · Lung Yin Deficiency · Kidney Yin Deficiency · Blood Stagnation 
    Meniere's Disease· Liver Qi Stagnation · Liver Yang Rising · Liver Wind 
    Miscarriages· Spleen Invasion - Cold Damp · Kidney Yang Deficiency · Kidney Yin Deficiency · Stomach Cold · Kidney Jing Deficiency 
    Motion Sickness· Heart Blood Deficiency · Stomach Dampness · Stomach Rebellious Qi 
    Myasthenia Gravis· Spleen Yang Deficiency · Kidney Yang Deficiency · Spleen Qi Sinking · Blood Stagnation 
    Nausea· Spleen and Stomach Damp Heat · Stomach Food Stagnation · Stomach Fire · Stomach Yin Deficiency · Stomach Cold · Phlegm Stagnation · Blood Stagnation 
    Neurasthenia· Liver Qi Stagnation · Liver Fire · Heart Qi Deficiency 
    Numbness· Liver Wind · Liver Blood Deficiency · Heart Blood Deficiency · Lung Dampness - Phlegm Heat · Stomach Qi Deficiency · Blood Stagnation 
    Obesity (Weight Loss)· Heart Yang Deficiency · Spleen Yang Deficiency · Spleen and Stomach Damp Heat · Stomach Fire · Stomach Dampness · Blood Stagnation 
    Osteoporosis· Kidney Yang Deficiency · Kidney Yin Deficiency · Kidney Jing Deficiency 
    Pancreatitis· Liver Qi Stagnation · Liver and Gallbladder Damp Heat · Spleen and Stomach Damp Heat · Liver Yin Deficiency · Blood Stagnation 
    Pneumothorax· Liver Qi Stagnation · Lung Wind Invasion - Wind Cold · Lung Dampness - Phlegm Heat · Lung Qi Deficiency · Liver Blood Stagnation · Phlegm Stagnation 
    Pyelonephritis· Liver and Gallbladder Damp Heat · Lung Dampness - Phlegm Heat · Spleen and Stomach Damp Heat · Kidney Yin Deficiency 
    Rhinitis· Lung Wind Invasion - Wind Heat · Lung Wind Invasion - Wind Cold · Lung Dampness - Phlegm Heat 
    Schizophrenia· Liver Fire · Liver Yang Rising · Heart Blood Deficiency · Phlegm Stagnation · Shen Disturbance 
    Sinusitis· Lung Wind Invasion - Wind Heat · Lung Wind Invasion - Wind Cold · Spleen and Stomach Damp Heat 
    Stomach Cancer· Stomach Food Stagnation · Stomach Fire · Stomach Cold · Stomach Blood Stagnation · Stomach Qi Deficiency · Phlegm Stagnation 
    Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)· Liver Qi Stagnation · Heart Qi Deficiency · Heart Blood Deficiency · Heart Yin Deficiency · Lung Qi Deficiency · Lung Yin Deficiency · Spleen Yang Deficiency · Stomach Yin Deficiency · Kidney Yang Deficiency · Stomach Qi Deficiency 
    Tinnitus· Liver Fire · Lung Qi Deficiency · Kidney Yin Deficiency · Liver Yin Deficiency · Spleen Qi Sinking · Phlegm Stagnation 
    Tuberculosis· Lung Yin Deficiency · Kidney Yin Deficiency 
    Ulcerative Colitis· Liver Qi Stagnation · Spleen Yang Deficiency · Spleen and Stomach Damp Heat · Kidney Yang Deficiency · Blood Stagnation 
    Uroschesis· Lung Dampness - Phlegm Heat · Spleen and Stomach Damp Heat · Kidney Qi Deficiency · Bladder Damp Heat 
    Wheezing (Dyspnea)· Lung Wind Invasion - Wind Heat · Lung Wind Invasion - Wind Cold · Lung Dampness - Phlegm Cold · Lung Dampness - Phlegm Heat · Lung Qi Deficiency · Kidney Qi Deficiency · Lung Dryness 

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