Hand Tai Yin Lung Meridian

  1. Lung 1
    • Zhong Fu 
    • Central Treasury 

    Front Mu of the Lung
  2. Lung 2
    • Yun Men
    • Cloud Gate
  3. Lung 3
    • Tian Fu
    • Heaven Storehouse
  4. Lung 4
    • Xia Bai 
    • Guarding White
  5. Lung 5
    • Chi Ze
    • cubit Marsh 

    He Sea Point
  6. Lung 6
    • Kong Zui 
    • Collection Hole

    Xi Cleft Point
  7. Lung 7
    • Lie Que 
    • Broken Sequence 

    • Luo Connection Point 
    • Command Point Head and Neck 
    • Confluent Point of the Ren
  8. Lung 8
    • Jing Qu
    • Channel Ditch 

    Jing River
  9. Lung 9
    • Tai Yuan
    • Great Abyss

    • Shu Stream 
    • Yuan Source
    • Influential Point of the vessels
  10. Lung 10
    • Yu Ji
    • Fish Border

    Ying Spring
  11. Lung 11
    • Shao Shang 
    • Lesser Shang 

    Jing Well
  12. LU 11

    Jing Well
    • f(x):
    • Frees channel qi
    • Revives inversion
    • Clears lung counterflow
    • Disinhibits the throat
    • Courses and discharges surging counterflow qi fire in the 12 channels

    • Indication: sore throat, cough, asthma, epistaxis, fever, loss of consciousness, mania, spasmodic
    • pain of the thumb
  13. LU 10

    Ying Spring
    • f(x): 
    • Courses the lung and harmonizes the stomach
    • Disinhibits the throat
    • Clears blood heat
    • Abates fever

    indication: cough, hemoptysis, sore throat, loss of voice, fever, feverish sensation in the palm
  14. LU 9 

    Shu Stream 
    Yuan Source
    Influential Point of the vessels
    • f(x):
    • Dispels wind and transforms phlegm
    • Rectifies the lung and suppresses cough
    • Clears and depurates upper burner and lung qi

    indication: cough, asthma, hemoptysis, sore throat, palpitation, pain in the chest, wrist and arm
  15. LU 8 

    Jing River
    • f(x):
    • Diffuses the lung and downbears qi
    • Courses wind and resolves the exterior

    Indications: cough, asthma, fever, pain in the chest, sore throat, pain in the wrist
  16. LU 7

    Luo Connecting Point 
    Command Point of the head and neck 
    Confluent Point of the Ren
    • Functions/indications:
    • Diffuses the lung and dispels cold (cough, asthma, sore throat)
    • Courses channels and frees the connecting vessels (pain and weakness of the wrist)
    • Also treats headache, migraine, neck rigidity, facial paralysis, toothache
    • Mostly treats wind cold, but can also be used to treat wind heat
  17. LU 6 

    Xi Cleft Point
    • f(x):
    • Regulates Lung Qi and causes Lung Qi to descend
    • Clears heat
    • Stops bleeding

    • Indications: cough, pain in the chest, asthma, hemoptysis, sore throat, spasmodic pain of the elbow and
    • arm
  18. LU 5

    He Sea Point
    • F(x):
    • Discharges lung fire: hemoptysis, sore throat
    • Downbears counterflow qi: cough, asthma
    • Clears upper burner heat: afternoon fever, mastitis
  19. LU 4
    f(x): Regulates qi and blood, relieves pain

    Indications: cough, fullness in the chest, pain in the medial aspect of the upper arm
  20. LU 3
    f(x): Clears lung heat and regulates lung qi

    Indications: asthma, epistaxis, pain in the medial aspect of the arm
  21. LU 1 & LU 2
    • f(x): Clears and diffuses the upper burner and courses lung qi
    • Indications: cough, asthma, pain in the chest, shoulder and back, fullness of the chest
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Hand Tai Yin Lung Meridian
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