Lung Channel

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Lung Channel

Lung channel of Chinese acupuncture: location and pinyin names of W. H. O. Points


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Pinyin name of Lu 1
  • 2. 
    Pinyin name of LU 5
  • 3. 
    Pinyin name of LU 7
  • 4. 
    Pinyin name of LU 9
  • 5. 
    Pinyin name of LU 10
  • 6. 
    Pinyin name of LU 11
  • 7. 
    Is Zhongfu located on the lateral or medial aspect of the chest?
    • A. 

      Lateral

    • B. 

      Medial

    • C. 

      Neither

  • 8. 
    Which intercostal space is Zhongfu located in?
    • A. 

      1st

    • B. 

      3rd

    • C. 

      5th

  • 9. 
    Zhongfu is located:
    • A. 

      6 cun lateral to the midline, 1.5 cun inferior to Yunmen LU 2

    • B. 

      6 cun lateral to the midline, 1 cun inferior to Yunmen LU 2

    • C. 

      5 cun lateral to the midline, 1.5 cun inferior to Yunmen LU 2

  • 10. 
    If LU 2 is located in the centre of the delto-pectoral triangle, then LU 1 is located:
    • A. 

      In the intercostal space approx. 1 cun inferior and slightly lateral to it

    • B. 

      In the intercostal space approx. 2 cun inferior and slightly lateral to it

    • C. 

      In the intercostal space approx. 1 cun inferior and slightly medial to it

  • 11. 
    Chize is located in the depression on the a) lateral or b) radial side of the tendon of biceps brachii
  • 12. 
    Lieque is located in the cleft between the tendons of brachioradialis and abductor pollicis longus
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    How many cun proximal to Yangxi LI 5 is LU 7 Lieque
    • A. 

      1

    • B. 

      1.5

    • C. 

      2

    • D. 

      2.5

  • 14. 
    Which point is located at the following: At the wrist joint, in the depression between the radial artery and the tendon of abductor pollicis longus, level with Shenmen HE 7 (the proximal border of the pisiform bone)
    • A. 

      LU 7 Lieque

    • B. 

      LU 9 Taiyuan

    • C. 

      LU11 Shaoshang

  • 15. 
    LU 10 Yuji is located on the thenar eminence of the hand, in a depression between the midpoint of the shaft of the first metacarpal bone and the thenar muscles.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    Which point in located on the thenar eminence of the hand?
  • 17. 
    Which aspect of the thumb is LU 11 Shaoshang located
    • A. 

      Extensor aspect

    • B. 

      Medial aspect

    • C. 

      Radial aspect

  • 18. 
    LU 11 Shaoshang is located at the junction of lines drawn along:
    • A. 

      The medial border of the nail and the base of the nail

    • B. 

      The radial border of the nail and the base of the nail

    • C. 

      The lateral border of the nail and the base of the nail

  • 19. 
    Zhongfu is primarily used for excess pathogenic factors obstructing the Lung
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 20. 
    What is the front-mu of the Lung?
    • A. 

      Zhongfu

    • B. 

      Chize

    • C. 

      Lieque

    • D. 

      Taiyuan

  • 21. 
    Click which apply to Chize
    • A. 

      Clears heat from the Lung

    • B. 

      Regulates the water passages

    • C. 

      Regulates Lung and Heart (pain and agitation of the Heart)

    • D. 

      Dispels dampness

  • 22. 
    What is the pinyin name of the Luo-connecting point of the Lung channel
  • 23. 
    Check which apply to Lieque
    • A. 

      Principal Lung point to release the exterior and disperse and descend Lung qi

    • B. 

      "In treating headache, whether one-sided or not, reduce this point"

    • C. 

      Pacifies wind and phlegm

    • D. 

      Regulates the water passages

    • E. 

      Revives consciousness

    • F. 

      Benefits the head and nape

  • 24. 
    Which is the yuan-source point of the Lung channel
    • A. 

      Lieque

    • B. 

      Taiyuan

    • C. 

      Chize

    • D. 

      Zhongfu

  • 25. 
    LU 9 is the principal point on the LU channel to expel Lung excess
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False