Below you will find various relationships to the concept of and potential approaches for liver attacking the spleen.
Liver Attacking The Spleen is one of many possible underlying factors from a TCM perspective for health issues such as acid reflux disease (gerd), diarrhea, epigastric pain, herpes, indigestion, and/or vomiting.
The above issues are common examples. In clinical situations, however, there are any number of other possibilities. Many times there will be a layered combination of issues intermixed from a variety of causal patterns in TCM terms. While initially complex, this is illustrative of the the web of relationships that Chinese Medicine is designed to approach.
Treatment approaches are often akin to unravelling an onion, with the goal of resolving the root factor involved in the constellation of resulting issues. The current and historical array of issues and signs must be taken into consideration as well as the timing of the onset of each individual aspect.