Names Of Zhong Fu

LU 1 Acupuncture Point

  • English Name: Central Treasury
  • Pinyin Name: Zhong Fu
  • Chinese Character: 中府
Meridian Information

Where Is LU 1 ?

LU 1 Location

  • 6 cun lateral to the anterior midline, level with the 1st ICS.
  • For point location tips, read our meridian notes; unsure about "cun" measurements, read what is a cun?.

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What Is LU 1 Used For?

LU 1 Clinical Usages

  • Lung Front MU Point - useful for all LU Issues, especially of Excess Type - cough, wheezing, asthma.
  • LU disharmonies involving Phlegm/Heat excess arising from the middle warmer - vomiting, difficult ingestion.  

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How Is LU 1 Categorized?

LU 1 Acupuncture Point Associations

  • Front Mu Point
  • Intersection Point of the LU & SP Meridians

What Diagnostic Patterns May Use LU 1 ?

This point along with others in a proper point prescription may be used to balance the following TCM Patterns:

For more on this, read "What Does Acupuncture Treat?" and "Point Prescription Guidelines".

What Conditions May Use LU 1 ?

This point along with others in a proper point prescription may be used to balance the following Conditions / Symptoms:

For more on this, read "What Does Acupuncture Treat?" and "Point Prescription Guidelines".

What Points Are Near LU 1 ?

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  • Aids the descent of lung qi - cough, shortness of breath, chest oppression.
  • Noted for difficulty in ingesting foods.

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  • Cough.
  • Sensation of tightness a/or fullness in the chest.

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