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On lateral aspect of the chest, in the 1st intercostal space, 6 cun lateral to midline, 1 cun inferior to LU 2. Best to locate LU 2 prior to this point. FRONT MU, mtng point of LU & SP

LU 1, transverse oblique

2

On Antero-lateral aspect of chest, below lateral extremity of clavicle, 6 cun lateral to midline, center of hollow of delto-pectoral triangle

LU 2, transverse oblique

3

Antero-lateral aspect of upper arm, 3 cun inferior to axillary fold/ 6 cun superior to LU 5, depression btwn lateral border of biceps brachii & shaft of humerus

LU 3, perp

4

Antero-lateral aspect of upper arm, 4 cun inferior to axillary fold/ 5 cun superior to LU-5, depression btwn lateral border of biceps brachii muscle

LU 4, perp

5

On cubital crease of the elbow, in depression at the radial side of the tendon of biceps brachii, HE-SEA point, Water point, Son point

LU 5, perp

6

On flexor aspect of forearm, 7 cun proximal to LU 9, XI-CLEFT point

LU 6, perp or oblique

7

On radial aspect of the forearm, approx 1.5 cun to L.I. 5, proximal to radial styloid process LUO point, CONFLUENT OF CONCEPTION REN, COMMAND POINT H/N, EXIT POINT

LU 7, Transverse oblique only, avoid cephalic vein

8

Above the wrist, 1 cun proximal to LU 9 at base of styloid process of the radius & radial side of radial artery. JING-RIVER, Metal point, horary point

LU 8, perp or oblique

9

At wrist joint, in depression btwn radial artery & tendon of abductor pollicis longus. SHU-STREAM, INFLUENTIAL of Vessels, Earth point, Mother point

LU 9, perp

10

On thenar eminence of the hand, midpoint btwn shaft of 1st metacarpal bone and the thenar muscle, YING-SPRING, Fire point

LU 10, perp

11

On extensor aspect of thumb, at junction of radial side of nail border and base of nail, JING-WELL, Wood point,

LU 11, perp or oblique or prick to bleed