Feishu (English translation: Lung Shu)
On the back, 1.5 cun lateral to the lower
border of the spinous process of the 3rd thoracic vertebra.
Back-Shu point of the Lung
- Fever, cough, hemoptysis, night sweating,
- Alopecia, smallpox, rash, soreness, tinea
Strengthens Lung Qi, spreads and descends Lung Qi, regulates Lung Qi, opens the
chest, clears Lung Heat, stops cough.
being the Back-Shu point of the Lung, is indicated
for any Lung issue, whether that be physical or emotional (i.e. grief and
sadness). Back-Shu points are corresponding points on the back where the
Qi of the respective Zang-Fu organ is infused. If the Five Zang organs are
diseased, abnormal reactions appear on the Back-Shu points. Back-Shu points have
a direct therapeutic effect on the diseases of the Five Zang organs. For more
complete information on Back-Shu and Front-Mu points,
Needling: Oblique insertion .5 - .8 cun.