(LU) Lung Meridian - Point Locations Chart

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The (LU) Lung Meridian has 11 points:

ImagePointLocation
LU 1
Central Treasury
Zhong Fu
    6 cun lateral to the anterior midline, level with the 1st ICS.
LU 2
Cloud Gate
Yun Men
    6 cun lateral to the anterior midline, below the clavicle in a depression medial to the coracoid process.
LU 3
Celestial Storehouse
Tian Fu
    3 cun below the axillary fold on the radial side of the biceps brachii tendon.
LU 4
Guarding White
Xia Bai
    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
Chi Ze
    At the cubital crease on the radial side of the biceps brachii tendon.
LU 6
Collection Hole
Kong Zui
LU 7
Broken Sequence
Lie Que
    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). JapaneseLU 7 is found proximal to the styloid process and it is on the LU 5 - LU 9 line.
LU 8
Channel Ditch
Jing Qu
LU 9
Great Abyss
Tai Yuan
    At the wrist crease on the radial side of the radial artery.
LU 10
Fish Border
Yu Ji
    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
Shao Shang
    .1 cun posterior to the thumb nail on the radial side.

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