Point Localization: 6 cun lateral to the anterior mid line, below the clavicle in a depression medial to the coracoid process.
TCM Actions: Stimulates the descending of Lung-Qi. Stops cough. Disperses fullness from the chest.
Indications: Same as LU1 but less strong. Can be used for local pain or channel Painful Obstruction Syndrome (Bi Syndrome).
Target area: Shoulder.
Point Name and Meaning: Yunmen – Cloud door
Acupuncture Meridian: Lungs
Unitary Channel: Tai Yin (Greater Yin) [LU+SP]
*Acupuncture points may be used safely for acupressure, but should be used with needles only by acupuncturists or Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) professionals.