The LU Meridian - Locations Chart

The LU Meridian

Below you will find location information for all points along the (LU) Lung Meridian . You may click on a specific acupuncture point for more detailed information including the location, clinical usages, and related patterns and conditions.

Meridian Graphic

There Are 11 Points Along The (LU) Lung Meridian ...

The LU Meridian Locations Chart

LU 1 Central Treasury

6 cun lateral to the anterior midline, level with the 1st ICS.

LU 2 Cloud Gate

6 cun lateral to the anterior midline, below the clavicle in a depression medial to the coracoid process.

LU 3 Celestial Storehouse

3 cun below the axillary fold on the radial side of the biceps brachii tendon.

LU 4 Guarding White

1 cun below LU 3 on the radial side of the biceps brachii muscle, on the LU 3 to LU 5 line.

LU 5 Cubit Marsh

At the cubital crease on the radial side of the biceps brachii tendon.

LU 6 Collection Hole

7 cun above LU 9 on the line joining LU 5 and LU 9.

LU 7 Broken Sequence

1.5 cun above the wrist crease, superior to the styloid process of the radius (not on the LU 5 - LU 9 line in TCM). Japanese LU 7 is found proximal to the styloid process and it is on the LU 5 - LU 9 line.

LU 8 Channel Ditch

1 cun above LU 9 on the line joining LU 5 & LU 9.

LU 9 Great Abyss

At the wrist crease on the radial side of the radial artery.

LU 10 Fish Border

On the radial aspect of the 1st metacarpal at the midpoint of the bone at the junction of the red and white skin.

LU 11 Lesser Shang

.1 cun posterior to the thumb nail on the radial side.

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LU 1 , LU 2 , LU 3 , LU 4 , LU 5 , LU 6 , LU 7 , LU 8 , LU 9 , LU 10 , LU 11

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