Bl-13

Bl-13

Forbidden in Pregnancy?
Channel
Element
English
Lung Shu
Name
肺俞
Transliteration
Feishu
Point Location
Description
Back-Shu point of the lung
Indications
lung qi lung yin heat in lung immune system blood pressure
Kinesiology
Asthma fatigue breathing
Point Psychology
Extreme sadness grief suicidal mania
Channel Psychology
Bl: I need approval; I am free to be myself. Control. I’m in charge of my life. Lu: I am free to learn from life, no one respects me.
Symptoms
Cough, short breath, asthma, fullness of the chest, shortness of breath with no desire to speak, persistent cough in children, heat sensation in the chest, chest pain, difficult breathing on lying down, coughing of phlegm, lung abscess, fever, night sweating with chills and fever and aversion to cold, cold shivering, absence of sweating, throat painful obstruction, lung atrophy, spitting blood, wasting and thirsting disorder, dryness of the mouth and tongue, deficiency agitation, mania, heat in the body, mad walking with desire to commit suicide, epilepsy, fullness with no pleasure in eating, vomiting, vomiting fluid after eating, vomiting of foam, goitre, jaundice, pain of the flesh and itching of the skin, hives, pain of the upper back and shoulder, crooked spine, turtle back in children, lumbar pain and stiffness, heart diseases, blood circulation
Physical Conditions
Special Point
Back-Shu Point
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Point location redrawn from A Manual of Acupuncture, P Deadman