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1

T/F The Lung Channel goes to the throat

True

2

Which internal organs does the Lung channel connect with?

LI, Lu

3

Which point on Lung channel is the exit point?

LU 7

4

Which Channel runs Anterior and Medial from the chest to the fingers?

Hand Tai Yin

5

Which point is located on the transverse cubital crease, on the radial side of the tendon of m. biceps brachii

LU5

6

To which category does LU 5 belong to?

He Sea

7

Where is LU 10 located?

The Radial aspect of the midpoint of 1st metacarpal bone, at the junction of the red & white skin.

8

To which category do LU10 belong to?

Ying Spring

9

Which of the 5 elements does LU 10 belong to?

Fire

10

The Xi Cleft point of the Lung meridian is located ___ cun proximal to the wrist.

7

11

Where is LU 7 located?

1.5 cun proximal to the transverse wrist crease, proximal to styloid process of the radius

12

Describe the location of LU 3...

Medial aspect of upper arm, 3 cun below end of axillary fold

13

Which point on the L.I. channel is located in the depression between the acromial extremity of the clavicle and the scapular spine?

LI 16

14

Which point on the lung channel is indicated for a wind cold attack?

LU 7

15

If a patient came to you with a cough that contained blood, which point would you use in your treatment, and why?

LU 6, XI CLeft point stops acute bleeding & regulates Lung Qi

16

Which point would you bleed at the sudden onset of a sore throat? To which category does it belong?

LU 11, Jing Well

17

Which point would you include in your treatment of a sore throat that feels hot, dry and scratchy?

LU 10

18

LU 5 is best used for which condition?

Counterflow Qi & clearing upper burner heat - discharges lung fire

19

Which three points on the lung channel are needled obliquely?

LU1, LU2, LU7

20

Name the LU point connected to Front Mu

LU1

21

Name the LU point connected to He Sea

LU 5

22

Name the LU point connected to Xi Cleft

LU 6

23

Name the three categories that apply to LU 7

Luo, Confluent of Ren & Command point of Head/Neck

24

Name the LU point connected to Jing River

LU 8

25

Name the three categories that apply to LU 9

Shu Stream, Influential point of Vessels and Yuan Source

26

Name the LU point connected to Ying Spring

LU 10

27

Name the LU point connected to Jing Well

LU 11

28

What is the horary point on the Lung Channel and what element does it belong to?

LU 8, Metal

29

What is the horary point on the LI channel and what element does it belong to?

LI 1, Metal

30

Name the two categories that apply to LI 4

Yuan Source & Command point for Face/Mouth

31

What is the horary point for SJ and what element is it associated with?

SJ 6, Fire

32

What is the horary point for SI and what element is it associated with?

SI 5, Fire

33

Mother points are used for...

Tonification

34

Son points are used for...

Sedation

35

Which element is always associated with the He Sea points on the Yang Channel?

Earth

36

Which element is always associated with the He Sea points on the Yin Channel?

Water