Yun men Acupuncture point – L2



YUN-MEN (L2) or “Cloud Gate” Acupuncture point – Lung Meridian

Localization of point:

The lateral aspect of the lower portion of the clavicle, between the upper border of the pectoralis major muscle and the clavicle, approximately 1 cun (3,3 cm or 1,312 in) from the point zhongfu.

YUN-MEN (L2) acupuncture point is nubmer 2 | Lung Meridian

YUN-MEN (L2) acupuncture point is nubmer 2 | Lung Meridian

Diseases:

  • Cough
  • Asthma
  • Tonsillitis
  • Humerodorsal numbness or neuralgia
  • Intercostal neuralgia
  • Heart diseases
  • Lung diseases
  • Cramps in chest and back

Acupuncture and Moxibustion treatment:

  • Acupuncture: 3-5 fens (deep insertion of needle causes short breath)
  • Moxibustion: 5-20 minutes and 3-5 zhuangs (moxa cones)