Taiyuan Acupuncture point – L9



Tai Yuan (L9) or “Great Abyss” Acupuncture point – Lung Meridian

Localization of point:

On the palmar side of the forearm above the carpal sulcus laterally from the radial artery.

Diseases:

  • pulmonary emphysema
  • pneumorrhagia
  • bronchorrhagia
  • cough
  • intercostal neuralgia
  • antebrachial neuralgia
  • conjunctivitis
  • keratitis
  • insomnia
  • pulmonary
  • hypertrophy

Acupuncture and Moxibustion treatment:

  • Acupuncture: 2 – 3 fens (0,66 cm – 0,99 cm or 0,25 in – 0,39 in)
  • Moxibustion:  3 minutes and 3 zhuangs (moxa cones)