Fenglong (English translation: Abundant Bulge)
On the anterior aspect of the lower leg, 8
cun superior to the external malleolus, lateral to ST 38, two finger-breadth
(middle finger) from the anterior crest of the tibia.
Luo-Connecting point of the Stomach Meridian
- Cough, excessive phlegm, asthma
- Manic psychosis, epilepsy
- Headache, dizziness
- Paralysis or weakness of the lower
Transforms phlegm and dampness, stops cough and wheezing, calms the shen and
clears phlegm from the Heart, activates the meridian and stops pain.
ST 40 is known as the Phlegm point. It helps
resolve phlegm throughout the body. Luo-Connecting
points of one meridian can communicate with two meridians. They treat diseases
of the collaterals and can be used to treat chronic diseases, especially chronic
diseases of the Zang-Fu organs. Clinically,
Luo-Connecting points are often combined with Yuan-Source points in the
treatment of diseases.
Perpendicular insertion 1.0 - 1.5 cun.