Names Of Yun Men

LU 2 Acupuncture Point

  • English Name: Cloud Gate
  • Pinyin Name: Yun Men
  • Chinese Character: 雲門
Meridian Information

Where Is LU 2 ?

LU 2 Location

  • 6 cun lateral to the anterior midline, below the clavicle in a depression medial to the coracoid process.
  • For point location tips, read our meridian notes; unsure about "cun" measurements, read what is a cun?.

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What Is LU 2 Used For?

LU 2 Clinical Usages

  • Similar to LU 1 but used more often as a local shoulder point.
  • Cough, asthma, tension in the chest.

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What Diagnostic Patterns May Use LU 2 ?

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 2 ?

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 2 ?

ST 13 Qi Door


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  • Asthma, cough, wheezing, chest distention, hiccups.
  • Local point - rib pain, inability to turn head, neck pain.

LI 15 Shoulder Bone


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  • Shoulder Disorders, rotator cuff injuries, adhesive capsulitis, frozen shoulder, any ROM issues.
  • Seminal emission due to taxation.  

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