LU 5 Acupuncture Point - Chi Ze - Lung Meridian
- Chinese Name Chi Ze
English Name Cubit Marsh
Location: At the cubital crease on the radial side of the biceps brachii tendon.
- Precautions: No Moxa.
- Point Associations:
- He Sea Point.
- Actions & Effects:
- He Sea Point - useful for counterflow Qi/diarrhea, hot skin conditions, phlegm-heat excess.
- Acute/Chronic or Exterior/Interior Conditions.
- Upper body edema, enuresis.
- Local point for the elbow - tendonitis, tennis elbow.
Classically noted for the 5 types of Lumbar Pain - possibly the upper body equivalent of UB 40.
Lung Meridian Points (11):
1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11
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