Point Localization: In the line connecting the center of the clavicle and the nipple in the second intercostal space.

TCM Actions: Regulates the flow of Qi in the chest. Strengthens the descent of Lung Qi. Benefits the breasts.

Indications: Bronchitis. Tracheitis. Cough. Asthma. Expectoration. Edema. Pain, oppression, distension and fullness in the chest. Pain in the ribs. Intercostal neuralgia. Mastitis. Breast pain. Mammary dysplasia. Abscess.

Target area: Breasts. Thorax.

Point Name and Meaning: Wuyi – Roof

Acupuncture Meridian: Stomach

Categories: None.

Unitary Channel: Yang Ming (Bright Yang) [LI + ST]

 

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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.