This worksheet functions as a study guide. Please keep the questions of this worksheet in mind as you progress through the material. These answers are not graded. What are the origins of abdominal diagnosis? What is a possible reason for its flourishing in Japan? How is it important in a Shanghan Lun and Jingui Yaolue context? Name some benefits for its use in your practice. What kinds of pathologies are more easily identified from the abdomen?