Theory

LU 1 - Acupuncture Point - Zhong Fu


LU 1 Names

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

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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LU 1 Clinical Uses

  • 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.  


LU 1 Point Associations

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

LU 1 TCM Patterns

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".



LU 1 Conditions Treated

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".


Nearby Acupuncture Points

SP 20

ST 14




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