LU 1 Acupuncture Point is called as中府 zhōng fǔ . Zhong means Middle. Fu means Place. Zhong Refers to the Middle Jiao.
LU1 Acupuncture Point Location
This point in the place where the Qi of the spleen and stomach in the Middle Jiao is gatheres into the Lung Meridian, 6 cun lateral to the midline, level with first intercostal space
On the lateral chest, inferior to the acromial end of the clavicle, 6 cun lateral to the Conception Vessel. Needle obliquely 0.5 – 0.8 cun.
LU1 Acupuncture Point Names
中府 zhōng fǔ
Lung 1 Central Treasury
Front Mu Point of the Lung that connects with Back Shu
Meeting Point on the Lung Channel with the Spleen Channel.
- Descends Lung Qi
- Stops cough and wheezing
- Descends Stomach Qi
- Clears Heat
- Transforms Phlegm
- Regulated water passages
- Cough with possible phlegm/blood/pus
- Pain in the chest, shoulder, back
- Fullness in the chest
- Heat in chest
- Throat Obstruction
- Nasal Congestion
- Face Edema – Swelling of the Face
- Skin Pain
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