LU-06 (Kong Zui) Collection Hole
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LU-06 (Kong Zui) Collection Hole

Acupuncture Points on the Lung Channel of Hand Tai Yin
  • Xi (Cleft) Point

Common and Key Uses:

  • Excess, heat with bleeding, and coughing of blood

Actions:

  • Disseminates and descends Lung Qi
  • Clears heat and moistens the Lung
  • Clears heat and stops bleeding
  • Moderates acute conditions

Indications:

  • Cough, pain in the chest, asthma, hemoptysis, sore throat, spasmodic pain of the elbow and arm

Pont Location:

  • A Manual of Acupuncture: On the flexor aspect of the forearm, 7 cun proximal to Taiyuan LU-9, on the line connecting Taiyuan LU-9 with Chize LU-5.
  • Chinese Acupuncture and Moxibustion: On the palmar aspect of the forearm, on the line joining Taiyuan (LU-9) and Chize (LU-5), 7 cun above the transverse crease of the wrist.

Needling Method:

  • Puncture perpendicularly 0.5-1 inch. Moxibustion is applicable.