Pohu (English translation: Po Door)
On the back, 3.0 cun lateral to the lower border of
the spinous process of the 3rd thoracic vertebra.
- Cough, asthma, pulmonary tuberculosis
- Neck stiffness, pain in the shoulder and
Descends rebellious Lung Qi, relieves
cough, activates the meridian, alleviates pain.
UB 42 is the outer Back-Shu of the
Lung. Its special feature is that it helps treat the psychological/spiritual
aspect of the Lung. So, it is generally used to treat prolonged sadness and
Needling: Oblique insertion
.5 - .8 cun.