Lingxu (English translation: Spirit Ruins)
On the chest, in the 3rd intercostal space, 2 cun
lateral to the
- Cough, asthma, distention and fullness of
the chest and hypochondrium
- Nodules in the breast
Opens the chest, descends rebellious Lung and
Stomach Qi, stops cough, benefits the breasts.
Oblique or subcutaneous insertion .5 - .8 cun.
These points on the chest should not be
inserted deeply to avoid injuring the heart and lungs.