Tiantu (English translation: Celestial Prominence)
On the anterior median line of the neck, in
the center of the suprasternal fossa.
- Cough, asthma, chest pain
- Sore throat, sudden hoarseness of the voice,
- Plum pit sensation in the throat, dysphagia
Subdues rebellious Lung Qi,
benefits the throat, resolves Phlegm, stops cough.
First, puncture perpendicularly 0.2 cun, then insert the needle tip downwards
along the posterior aspect of the sternum 1.0 - 1.5 cun.
Strict attention must be paid to the needle angle and depth. The lungs can be