Disagreeable human body odour

Other Names:
Unpleasant smells of the body

The Chinese physician recognizes two main kinds of bodily odours that are present during illness. One is characterized as foul, rotten and nauseating, like the odour of rancid meat or rotten eggs, and signifies heat. The other is less nauseating but more pungent or fishy. It indicates cold and deficiency.

Narrower Problems:
Bad breath
Smelly feet
Reduced By:
Diseases of the nose
Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 1: No PovertyGOAL 7: Affordable and Clean Energy
Problem Type:
E: Emanations of other problems
Date of last update
04.10.2020 – 22:48 CEST