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Lung 1 - Name in Chinese and English

Caution

Division

Zhong Fu - Central Mansion

Caution: Forbidden in pregnancy from the 9th month

Hand Tai Yin

2

Lung 1 - Location

Below LU-2, on the medial border of the deltoid muscle, approximately level with the first intercostal space as located at the sternum (LU-1 to the anterior midline is 6 cun)

3

Lung 1 - Features

Mu point of the Lung
Reunion of Tai Yin
Point of Entry

Tonifies Wei Qi
Sends Qi down

*Affects the Colon

4

Lung 2 - Name in Chinese and English

Caution

Division

Yun Men - Cloud Gate

Caution: Forbidden in pregnancy from the 2nd month

Hand Tai Yin

5

Lung 2 - Location

Directly below the clavicle in a large depression at the junction of the pectoral and deltoid muscles

6

Lung 2 - Features

None

7

Lung 3 - Name in Chinese and English

Caution

Division

Tian Fu - Celestial Mansion

Caution: Forbidden to Moxa

Hand Tai Yin

8

Lung 3 - Location

On the anterior aspect of the upper arm, 3 cun below the end of the axillary fold, on the radial side of muscle biceps brachii (6 cun above LU-5)

9

Lung 3 - Features

Window of Sky Point

* Indicated when there is great thirst

10

Lung 4 - Name in Chinese and English

Caution

Division

Xia Bai - Guarding / Protecting White

Caution: Forbidden in pregnancy from the 5th month

Hand Tai Yin

11

Lung 4 - Location

On the anterior aspect of the upper arm, 4 cun below the end of the axillary fold, on the radial side of muscle biceps brachii (1 cun below LU-3)

12

Lung 4 - Features

None