Genito – Urinary Disorders

Nephritis

Nephritis or inflammation of the kidneys, may be associated with bacterial infection.
Acute nephritis may take the form of glomerulo-nephritis or anaphylactoid purpura, which are both usually associated with haemolytic streptococci.

SYMPTOMS

These conditions often follow a sore throat. After the patient recovers, the following from sore throat, the following symptoms may appear: Headache, backache, swelling of face, legs and haematuria (blood in urine with progressive reduction in the output of urine, nausea and vomiting.

TREATMENT:

Baihui (DU 20)
Shenshu (U.B. 23)
Daimai (G.B. 26)
Sanyinjiao (SP.6)
Taixi (K.3)
Dazhui (DU. 14)
Quchi (L.I. 11)
Pishu (U.B. 20)
Yinlingquan (SP.9)

Pyelitis

Inflammation of the kidneys, may be associated with bacterial infection. Where an infection reaches the kidney from the bladder via the ureter, the pelvis of the kidney becomes inflammed first and this is known as pyelitis.

SYMPTOMS

These conditions often follow a sore throat. After the patient recovers, the following from sore throat, the following symptoms may appear: Headache, backache, swelling of face, legs and haematuria (blood in urine with progressive reduction in the output of urine, nausea and vomiting.

TREATMENT:

Baihui (DU 20)
Shenshu (U.B. 23)
Daimai (G.B. 26)
Sanyinjiao (SP.6)
Taixi (K.3)
Dazhui (DU. 14)
Quchi (L.I. 11)
Pishu (U.B. 20)
Yinlingquan (SP.9)

Pyelonephritis

Inflammation of the kidneys, may be associated with bacterial infection. If the infection then spreads to the kidney tissue it is termed as pyelonephritis.

SYMPTOMS:

These conditions often follow a sore throat. After the patient recovers, the following from sore throat, the following symptoms may appear: Headache, backache, swelling of face, legs and haematuria (blood in urine with progressive reduction in the output of urine, nausea and vomiting.

TREATMENT:

Baihui (DU 20)
Shenshu (U.B. 23)
Daimai (G.B. 26)
Sanyinjiao (SP.6)
Taixi (K.3)
Dazhui (DU. 14)
Quchi (L.I. 11)
Pishu (U.B. 20)
Yinlingquan (SP.9)

Hematuria

Hematuria or blood in urine, could be a symptom of kidney or urinary disorder or injury. Blood from the kidney is brownish, while blood from bladder is reddish. Although this condition may sometimes not have serious significance, it requires early investigation to discover the site of bleeding, as hematuria may occur with calculi or neoplasms of the genitourinary system as well.

TREATMENT:

Baihui (DU 20)
Shenshu (U.B. 23)
Mingmen(DU. 4)
Yaoyangguan (DU. 30
Dachangshu (U.B. 25)
Ciliao (U.B. 32)
Zusanli (ST. 36)
Weizhong (U.B. 40)
Sanyinjiao (SP. 6)
Taixi (K.3)
Taiyuan (LU. 9)

Anuria

Anuria, or the non-production of urine, is an indication of kidney failure, low pressure in the renal arteries, or more commonly, obstruction of the ureters is the cause.

TREATMENT:

Baihui (DU 20)
Shenshu (U.B. 23)
Mingmen(DU. 4)
Yaoyangguan (DU. 30
Dachangshu (U.B. 25)
Ciliao (U.B. 32)
Zusanli (ST. 36)
Weizhong (U.B. 40)
Sanyinjiao (SP. 6)
Taixi (K.3)
Taiyuan (LU. 9)

Renal colic

This refers to the spasm of the ureter, often due to a stone (calculus). There is sudden pain in the lonin radiating to the groin, and often to the external genetalia. The pain becomes very intense in a few and usually subsides within about two hours but may continue much longer . Sweating and vomiting may occur.

TREATMENT:

Hegu (L.I. 4)
Baihui (DU 20)
Shenshu (U.B. 23)
Ciliao (U.B. 32)
Zusanli (ST. 36)
Sanyinjiao (SP.6)
Weizhong (U.B. 40)
Taixi (K. 3)
Neiguan (P.6)

Cystitis

Cystitis or inflammation of the urinary bladder, is usually caused by bacterial infection. It is more often found among women, particularly during pregnancy or associated gynecological disorders such as prolapse of the uterus, but may also be due to a neoplasm.

Frequent and painful micturition which may be foul smelling, cloudy, and occasionally containing blood (hematuria) may occur. There may be fever and excessive sweating due to the infection.

TREATMENT:

Baihui (DU 20)
Zhongji (Ren 3)
Guanyuan (Ren 4)
Ciliao (U.B. 32)
Sanyinjiao (SP.6)
Yinlingquan (SP.9)
Zusanli (ST. 36)
Weizhong (U.B. 40)
Dazhui (DU 14)
Quchi (L.I. 11)

Urethritis

Urethritis or inflammation of the urethra, is commonly seen  as a result of gonorrhoea, but it is not infrequently caused by catheters left in situ over a long time.

TREATMENT:

Baihui (DU 20)
Zhongji  (Ren 3)
Guanyuan (Ren 4)
Ciliao (U.B. 32)
Sanyinjiao (SP. 6)
Yinlingquan (SP.9)
Zusanli (ST. 36)
Weizhong (U.B. 40)
Dazhui (DU 14)
Quchi (L.I. 11)

Retention of urine

In this disorder, accumulation of urine in the bladder occurs and there is an inability to pass it easily, even when the bladder is fully distended. It may be caused by obstructions such as calculus, prostatic enlargement, or inflammation of the urethra. It may also be due to the interfrence of the nerve supply of the bladder, such as a fractures spine. Ocassionally, psychological factors may be the cause.

TREATMENT:

Baihui (DU 20)
Zhongji (Ren 3)
Guanyuan (Ren 4)
Ciliao (U.B. 32)
Pangguanshu (U.B.28)
Yaoyangguang (DU 3)
Sanyinjiao (SP. 6)
Yinlingquan (SP.9)
Zusanli (ST. 36)
Weizhong (U.B. 40)

Enuresis, Nocturnal Enuresis, (Bed Wetting)

Enuresis or urinary incontinence occurs due to an inability to control the sphincters of the bladder. It may be due to such causes as diabetes mellitus, kidney disorder, or paralytic disorder.  Its , form however is bed wetting of children in which, sometimes, psychological may be found.

TREATMENT:

Baihui (DU 20)
Shenshu (U.B. 23)
Ciliao (U.B. 32)
Pangguanshu (U.B. 28)
Zhongli (Ren 3)
Guanyuan (Ren 4)
Qihai (Ren 6)
Zusanli (ST.36)
Weizhong (U.B. 40)
Sanyinjiao (SP.6)
Taixi (K.3)
Shenmen (H. 7)
Shenmai (U.B. 62)