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International Journal of World Medicine, 2023, 4(2); doi: 10.38007/IJWM.2023.040202.

Deficiency Type of Liver and Kidney of Intellectual Disability Based on the Theory of "Opening and Closing Piovt"


Huiyu Du, Yutang Liu and Xuejuan Zhai

Corresponding Author:
Yutang Liu

Xi'an Traditional Chinese Medicine Encephalopathy Hospital, Xi’an 710032, Shaanxi, China


"Opening and closing the pivot" first appeared in "Huangdi Neijing, Suwen, Yin and Yang Clutch Theory", which describes the understanding of the transformation of meridian qi, the opening and closing of all things, and the transfer of internal organs from the three yin and three yangs. "Wuchi" as the name of the disease first appeared in the "Medical Sect Jinjian". By explaining the etiology and pathogenesis of Wuchi, the author believes that the mechanism of its pathogenesis is mainly that the "block" of Yin is too much and the "pivot" of Shaoyin is too much, and by analyzing the relationship between the two, we can more comprehensively and accurately carry out better clinical differentiation and treatment of the current disease.


Opening and Closing Pivots, Intellectual Disability, Liver and Kidney Deficiency, Zuogui Wan

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Huiyu Du, Yutang Liu and Xuejuan Zhai. Deficiency Type of Liver and Kidney of Intellectual Disability Based on the Theory of "Opening and Closing Piovt". International Journal of World Medicine(2023), Vol. 4, Issue 2: 12-19. https://doi.org/10.38007/IJWM.2023.040202.


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