LU 9 Acupuncture Point is called as Tai Yuan. Tai means Great .Yuan means deep pool. Tai means abundance. The Qi of the meridian in the local part of the point is abundant as water in a deep pool.
LU 9 Acupuncture Point Location
At the wrist crease, between radial artery and abductor pollicis longus tendon
On the lateral side of the anterior wrist crease, in the depression on the radial side of the radial artery. Needle perpendicularly 0.2 – 0.3 cun.
LU 9 Acupuncture Point Names
太淵 tài yuān
Lung 9 Great Abyss.
Shu Stream Point on the Lung Channel
Yaun Source Point on the Lung Channel
Earth Point on Metal Meridian
- Descends Lung qi
- Tonifies the Lung
- regulates 100 vessels
- transforms phlegm
- Sore Throat
- Pain in the chest
- Pain in the medial aspect of the forearm
- cough, wheezing, asthma, SOB
- coughing blood, vomiting blood
- heart pain with choppy pulse, manic raving
- rebellious Stomach qi
- arm pain, wrist pain, shoulder pain
Asthma, chest pain, medial forearm pain and wrist pain and associated local soft tissue disorders.
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