Chinese Medicine

Locating AcuPoint LU 5 (尺泽 Chi Ze)

Locating AcuPoint LU 5 (尺泽 Chi Ze)

At the cubital crease on the radial side of the biceps brachii tendon. This point is located with the elbow slightly flexed.
Indications:

Cough (or coughing of blood)

  • PM fever
  • Asthma
  • Sore throat
  • Fullness in the chest

  • Infantile convulsions
  • Spasmodic pain of the elbow and arm
  • Mastitis (inflammation of breast tissues)

Traditional Actions:

  • Clears Lung Heat
  • Stimulates the Descending Action of Lung Qi
  • Expels Phlegm from the Lung

  • Benefits the Bladder
  • Relaxes the sinews

Locating AcuPoint LU 5 (尺泽 Chi Ze)

At the cubital crease on the radial side of the biceps brachii tendon. This point is located with the elbow slightly flexed.
Indications:

Cough (or coughing of blood)

  • PM fever
  • Asthma
  • Sore throat
  • Fullness in the chest
  • Infantile convulsions
  • Spasmodic pain of the elbow and arm
  • Mastitis (inflammation of breast tissues)

Traditional Actions:

  • Clears Lung Heat
  • Stimulates the Descending Action of Lung Qi
  • Expels Phlegm from the Lung
  • Benefits the Bladder
  • Relaxes the sinews

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