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ISSN 1006-2157 CN 11-3574/R

JOURNAL OF BEIJIGN UNIVERSITY OF TRADITIONAL CHINE ›› 2015, Vol. 38 ›› Issue (11): 725-728.doi: 10.3969/j.issn.1006-2157.2015.11.001

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Source tracing of triple energizers*

ZHANG Tianxing, HE Juan#   

  1. School of Preclinical Medicine, Beijing University of Chinese Medicine, Beijing 100029
  • Received:2015-06-20 Online:2015-11-30 Published:2015-11-30

Abstract: According to Huangdi Neijing and Nanjing, the triple energizers (sanjiao), a TCM term, is considered and proved to be the collection of lots of crannies in human body from the aspects of its name, function, shape, characteristics and location. Specifically, sanjiao is composed of three wide crannies below the diaphragm and from which countless tiny crannies extended, that is to say, it is exactly a three-dimensional network performing ying and wei production, qi and blood transportation, water spreading, vital qi communication and original qi transportation. The three wide crannies mentioned above can be considered as the main body of san jiao existed, and the voids in the body is just the position of sanjiao. The paper also tries to explain the fououing issues: sanjiao with name but without form, the relationship between sanjiao and channel, syndrome differentiation of sanjiao.

Key words: tripler energizers, carannies, cranny, sanjiao and channels, with name but without form

CLC Number: 

  • R222.15