Point Localization: 1 cun above wrist crease.

TCM Actions: Promotes the descending of Lung-Qi in the throat.

Indications: Lungs and Throat problems. Cough. Difficulty breathing. Asthma. Distention, fullness and pain in the chest. Febrile illness without sweating.

Target area: Throat. Lungs.

Point Name and Meaning: Jingqu – Channel canal

Acupuncture Meridian: Lungs

Categories: King (river). Metal.

Unitary Channel: Tai Yin (Greater Yin) [LU+SP]

 

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*Acupuncture points may be used safely for acupressure, but should be used with needles only by acupuncturists or Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) professionals.