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LÌ GĀN JIÀN YǏNG (立竿見影)

6

Who was Master Tung?

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Tung’s Acupuncture Principles

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Mirrors and Images

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Holographic Theory

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Tung’s Acupuncture Techniques

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Zone Distribution

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Top Points

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STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE About this e-book This book is not meant to be a reference text on Tung’s Acupuncture.0 International License.org/licenses/by/4. since English is not my native language. This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4. share.. Its content is based on my own studies and very basic understanding of the system. and from this point. like myself.0/ 4 . copy and redistribute the material in any medium or format. It is meant to serve as a starting point to all those who. would like to search for further study resources. Everyone can download. I apologize in advance for any grammatical and spelling errors in the e-book. Also. http://creativecommons. This e-book is FREE. are new to the system. All images were created by myself and this e-book has no copyrighted material in it.

HAVING HEARD IS NOT AS GOOD AS HAVING SEEN. JIÀN ZHĪ BÙ RUÒ ZHĪZHĪ. – CONFUCIUS. – KǑNG FŪ ZǏ.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE 不闻不若闻之, 闻之不若见之, 见之不若知之, 知之不若行之; 学至于行之而止矣。 – 孔夫子。 BÙ WÉN BÙ RUÒ WÉN ZHĪ. “NOT HAVING HEARD IS NOT AS GOOD AS HAVING HEARD. KNOWING IS NOT AS GOOD AS PUTTING INTO ACTION. WÉN ZHĪ BÙ RUÒ JIÀN ZHĪ. HAVING SEEN IS NOT AS GOOD AS KNOWING. 5 . TRUE LEARNING IS COMPLETE ONLY WHEN ACTION HAS BEEN PUT FORTH”. XUÉ ZHÌYÚ XÍNG ZHĪ ÉR ZHǏ YǏ. ZHĪZHĪ BÙ RUÒ XÍNG ZHĪ.

you should get “immediate results”. It can be translated as “Stand a pole under the Sun and immediately see its shadow”. 6 . In other words. That’s how acupuncture should work.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE LÌ GĀN JIÀN YǏNG (立竿見影) is a Chinese expression that is very appropriate for Tung’s Acupuncture.

STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE Master Tung 董 7 .

SHĀNDŌNG) Province in Northern China. over 50 years ago. The Tung’s family orthodox acupuncture is based on many generations of Tung’s family teachings. Tung’s acupuncture is well known for its unique set of points. exclusively passed down within the family. Master Tung Ching-Chang broke this tradition and accepted his first disciple outside the family.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE Who was Master Tung? Master Tung Ching–Chang (董景昌大師. DǑNG JǏNG CHĀNG DÀSHĪ) was born in 1915 in the Shandong (山東. Tung’s Acupuncture was a secret tradition. There are hundreds of Tung’s unique acupuncture points distributed mostly on the extremities of the body. unique points and needling techniques. being a complete system that includes its own channels. Tung’s acupuncture is based 8 .

The reason for this is because Master Tung originally took the Wade-Giles romanization system of his surname “董”.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE on a five zang (and six fu) channel system. WǓ​ ZÀNG) channels. Tung or Dong? Master Tung is sometimes called Master Dong. The origin and principle of each of Master Tung’s points follow the law of the five elements (五行五行. Each point has its own pathway which directly connects to the five zang and six fu. 9 . Tung. many people prefer to use Tung as the name was originally translated and also as Master Tung himself preferred. WǓ​ XÍNG) and the five zang (五 脏. Tung’s acupuncture is a complete acupuncture tradition that predates the traditional 14 channels system. Though pinyin is the prefered romanization system now. And also. before the pinyin (拼 音. different from the traditional 14 channels of acupuncture. PĪNYĪN) system became popular.

STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE Principles 10 .

If the patient has a defiiciency. • Bilateral needling for treating organ systems. Needles are never inserted at the site of pain or injury. tongue etc. For chronic conditions. In case of an excess. energy will be pushed toward it. energy will be pulled from it.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE Tung’s Acupuncture Principles • Local areas never needled. • Contralateral needling for pain or structural problems. bilateral. • Distal treatment – the most distal the better. Tung’s acupuncture is very safe since most of its points are located on the body’s extremities. Tung style acupuncture does not need the use of the diagnostic methods (pulse.) or terminology adopted by the TCM acupuncture. 11 . • Fewer needles.

STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE Mirrors and Images 12 .

NÈI JĪNG.” “Diverse pricking to the right side or to the left. in man. a sage will never surpass him.” 内經. 13 . there are 12 large joints of the limbs.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE “Man corresponds with nature: In heaven.” “When one understands the principles of the 12 joints. there are Yin and Yang. and pricking the left side to cure the right. contralateral insertion of pricking the upper part to cure the lower disease.

STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE Top treats bottom Back treats front Front treats back Bottom treats top 14 .

Top treats bottom Bottom treats top The feet treat the head and viceversa.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE Right treats left Left treats right The right hand/ arm treats the left foot/leg. The left foot/leg treats the right hand/arm. and also treats the left hand/arm and the right foot/leg. 15 . and also treats the right foot/leg and the left hand/arm.

18 (駟馬上.” from holos “whole” + graphos “written”). In Tung’s acupuncture there are many other examples.17 (駟馬中. Ear and abdominal acupuncture. two very commonly used points. The Holographic Theory in acupuncture states that a small part of the body can treat larger areas of the body. LÍNG GǓ (靈骨) and DÀ BÁI (大白). since they can treat the whole body. There are four points on the lateral side of the bone that can treat a large area of the body. such as the set of points 88.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE Holographic Theory The word “holographic” comes from the Greek “holographos” (literally “written in full. 88. Korean hand acupuncture (Koryo Sooji Chim) are examples of holographic systems. SÌ MǍ ZHŌNG). An important example of holography in Tung’s acupuncture is the second metacarpal bone. 16 . are among those. SÌ MǍ SHÀNG) and 88. SÌ MǍ XIÀ) which can also be used to treat a larger area of the body.19 (駟馬下.

STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE FACE UPPER JIĀO MIDDLE JIĀO LOWER JIĀO Second metacarpal bone hologram 17 .

STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE Techniques 18 .

or do it for him if he is unable to do so. HUǑ YǏNG) can be used. This way.03 (火硬. always ask the patient to move that area.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE Tung’s Acupuncture Techniques Qi moving (動氣. if the patient has TMJ pain (Temporomandibular Joint).. the point 66. here is an example of “feet treating head” or “bottom treating top”. 19 . So. when you needle the point. For example. the body will know what you are trying to accomplish and the Qi will be directed to the affected area. DÒNG​QÌ) technique When inserting a needle to treat an injured area. ask the patient to move his jaw. By the way.

DÀO MǍ). In fact many of Tung’s unique points are arranged in two or three point sets. less than one cun apart. sometimes a few fen apart. 20 .05 (靈骨. For example. They are always needled together. usually no more than two or three cun apart. meaning that these Dao Ma groups are always needled in combination rather than as single points. to increase needle stimulation. DÀ BÁI) and 22. These points are located relatively close to each other. The goal is to achieve more effective and immediate results when needling points distal to the area of disease. technique uses two or three points combined. these points are usually closer.04 (大白. translated as ‘inverted horse’. DÀO MǍ) technique The Dao Ma (倒馬. most commonly arranged in a vertical line or along a channel. On the hands and fingers.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE Dao Ma (倒馬. LÍNG GǓ) are a very common Dao Ma combination. the points 22.

YÍNG QÌ). the energies Wei Qi (衛氣. HUǑ ZHǓ).02 (正宗. cycle 50 times through the body during a 1-day period. point 66. WÈI QÌ) and Ying Qi (營氣. young/old). • In diseases of the muscles and tendons.01 (正筋.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE How long should the needles stay in? According to the Huang Di Nei Jing Ling Shu (黃帝內經靈樞.04 (火主. HUÁNG​DÌ​NÈI​JĪNG LÍNG SHŪ). These relationships are part of the holographic theory: • In diseases of the bones. treat bones: needle close to a joint or the junction of multiple bones in order to treat joint or bone issues. in general. seasonal (warm/cold. 30–45 minutes is an adequate period of time. each energy cycle takes approximately 28 minutes to complete. It is important to note that the retention of the needles also depend on personal (strong/weak. For example. ZHÈNG ZŌNG) are located on the achilles tendon and in imaging and holography 21 . disease (deep/superficial. they should be left in for at least 30 minutes. Tissue Type Correspondence There are five types of Tissue Correspondence in the Huang Di Nei Jing. is needled close to the joint to treat knee pain. chronic/acute). So. treat muscles and tendons: Points 77. morning/evening) conditions and individual point properties. Considering that 1 day has 24 hours (1440 minutes). after the last needle is inserted. ZHÈNG JĪN) and 77.

09 (地宗. dermatitis and loss of hair. • In diseases of the flesh.18 (駟馬上. 44. They can treat disorders of the Heart.08 (人宗. treat skin: Here. SÌ MǍ SHÀNG) and 88. treating the flesh level can be used to generate metal (related to the lungs) and influence the skin level as well. you can needle very superficially. and blood circulation issues. 88. TIĀN ZŌNG) – not present in this edition – are located near the radial artery. such as in the upper thigh. SÌ MǍ XIÀ) are located. needle in locations of abundant flesh. SÌ MǍ ZHŌNG).STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE are therefore used to treat lumbar sprain and neck muscle stiffness. DÌ ZŌNG) and 44. RÉN ZŌNG). treat vessels: Points 44. This can be used to treat neuropathy. In five-element theory. • In diseases of the vessels. upper back pain etc. flank pain. such as atrophy. These points can be used to treat flesh problems in the body. By needling superficially. it only affects the skin level and not the muscle or flesh levels. treat flesh: In this correspondence. • In diseases of the skin.10 (天宗. atherosclerosis. 22 .19 (駟馬下.17 (駟馬中. where the points 88.

STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE Zones Distribution 23 .

STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE Zones Distribution There is a numbering convention created for nonChinese speakers which helps locating the area in which the point is. point DÀ BÁI (大白) is numbered 22. “Tung’s Regular Meridian and Points”. but ‘one-one’). Point HUǑ YǏNGǔ (火主火主) is 66.03.04. all the way to zone 1010 (tenten). Traditionally. the third point on the dorsum of the foot. The sequence is related to the order in which the points were presented in Tung’s original 1973 book. when the points numbers are setup. For example. zone 3 is the forearms. zone 2 becomes 22 (two-two). This means that zone 1 becomes 11 (not ‘eleven’. meaning it is the fourth point on the hand. the zone number is “doubled”. Zone 1 is the fingers. zone 2 is the dorsum and palm of the hands. 24 ZONE 11 Fingers ZONE 22 Dorsum and palm of the hands ZONE 33 Forearms ZONE 44 Upper arms ZONE 55 Plant of the feet ZONE 66 Dorsum of the feet ZONE 77 Legs ZONE 88 Thighs ZONE 99 Ears ZONE 1010 Head . and so on.

STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE 1010 99 HEAD EARS 44 33 UPPER ARMS FOREARMS 22 HANDS 11 88 FINGERS THIGHS 55 77 PLANTAR FEET LEGS 66 DORSAL FEET 25 .

“TEACHERS OPEN THE DOORS.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE 师傅领进门,修行在个人。 SHĪFU LǏNG JÌN MÉN .” 26 . YOU ENTER BY YOURSELF. XIŪXÍNG ZÀI GÈRÉN .

STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE Top Points 27 .

19 駟馬下 SÌ MǍ XIÀ THREE SCHOLARS BESIDE THREE MILES BESIDE AND BELOW THREE MILES PENETRATIING HEAVEN 44.07 XIÀ BÁI 下白 BELOW WHITE TIĀN HUÁNG FÙ 天皇副 HEAVEN EMPEROR 77.02 ZŌNG 正宗 ZHÈNG CORRECT ANCESTOR 22.18 22.08 22.18 SÌ MǍ SHÀNG 駟馬上 UPPER FOUR HORSES 88.23 側下三里 CÈ XIÀ SĀN LǏ HUǑ SHĀN 火山 FIRE MOUNTAIN 88.13 RÉN SHÌ 人士 HUMAN SCHOLAR TŌNG GUĀN 通關 PENETRATIING GATE 88.05 ZHĪ 後枝 HÒU BACK BRANCH 88.21 人皇 HUMAN EMPEROR 22.24 FÙ KĒ 婦科 WOMAN SPECIALTY 11.05 HUǑ LÍNG 火陵 FIRE MOUND 33.04 GǓ SĀN 花骨三 HUĀ FLOWER BONE THREE SĀN CHĀ YĪ 三叉一 THREE OPENINGS ONE A.01 33.02 ZHÒNG 一重 YĪ FIRST WEIGHT DÀ BÁI 大白 GREAT WHITE 77.02 GǓ YĪ 花骨一 HUĀ FLOWER BONE ONE A.17 SÌ MǍ ZHŌNG 駟馬中 MIDDLE FOUR HORSES 88.17 MÙ XUÉ 木穴 WOOD POINT 66.14 DÌ SHÌ 地士 EARTH SCHOLAR TŌNG SHĀN 通山 PENETRATIING MOUNTAIN 88.28 解 JIĚ 55.19 地皇 EARTH EMPEROR 77.03 YǏNG 火硬 HUǑ FIRE HARDNESS 11.05 ZHÒNG 三重 SĀN THIRD WEIGHT 22.06 22.06 中白 ZHŌNG BÁI MIDDLE WHITE 77.06 HUÁN CHÁO 還巢 RETURN TO NEST 66.04 HUǑ CHUÀN 火串 FIRE BUNCH 33.02 55.01 JĪN 正筋 ZHÈNG CORRECT TENDON 77.03 通天 TŌNG TIĀN 33.05 22.01 CHÓNG ZǏ 重子 DOUBLE CHILD CHÓNG XIĀN 重仙 DOUBLE IMMORTAL 77.09 SHÙN ÈR 腕順二 WÀN WRIST SMOOTH TWO 33.04 ZHÒNG 二重 ÈR SECOND WEIGHT LÍNG GǓ 靈骨 SPIRIT BONE 77.04 ZHǓ 火主 HUǑ FIRE GOVERNOR 11.03 55.22 側三里 77.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE Top points 11.15 TIĀN SHÌ 天士 HEAVEN SCHOLAR 88.06 DI HUÁNG RÉN HUÁNG THREE EMPERORS CÈ SĀN LǏ 77.01 28 SHÙN YĪ 腕順一 WÀN WRIST SMOOTH ONE THREE WEIGHTS WEALTH TOP BELOW FOUR HORSES FOUR HORSES TO UNTIE THREE OPENINGS THREE .04 JĪN 分金 FĒN DIVIDING METAL 富頂 FÙ DǏNG 44.07 22.04 三叉三 SĀN CHĀ SĀN 44.05 GǓ SÌ 花骨四 HUĀ FLOWER BONE FOUR SĀN CHĀ ÈR 三叉二 THREE OPENINGS TWO A.02 33.27 WǓ HǓ 五虎 FIVE TIGERS 77.

08 22.23 55.04 77.01 22.28 77.19 88.17 88.09 33.14 88.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE A.01 77.02 44.07 THREE WEIGHTS 29 .06 22.18 11.04 77.15 88.02 A.18 11.19 FOUR HORSES 77.04 22.03 33.04 44.27 55.04 33.05 22.05 44.17 88.02 THREE SCHOLARS 77.22 55.13 33.04 22.02 77.05 33.05 66.21 THREE EMPERORS 11.01 33.05 77.06 88.06 66.01 88.07 11.03 A.24 22.03 77.02 77.06 22.

06 還巢 ON BOTH IS NEEDLING ANEOUSLY LT U IM S S D HAN ICATED CONTRAIND Indications • Uterine pain.06 2 1/ 30 HUÁN CHÁO 2 1/ Needle 1–3 fen in depth. • Irregular menstruation.1 CUN . Location RETURN TO NEST Combine with 11. • Leukorrhea with reddish discharge. • Calms the fetus. • Frequent urination. 1 FEN = 0. to the ulnar side.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE 11. LOCATED ON THE SAN JIAO CHANNEL 11.24 – 婦科 FÙ KĒ on the opposite hand ESPECIALLY EFFECTIVE FOR INFERTILITY Manipulation At the midpoint of the middle phalanx of the ring finger where the skin changes tone from “lighter to darker”.

• Great point for people who get easily angered and have a short temper.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE 木穴 11. Divide this line in three parts.17 MÙ XUÉ WOOD POINT STOPS R IMMEDI UNNING NOSE Indications ATELY FO C • Liver fire effulgence.17 31 . from the median line.5–1 fen in depth. 1/3 1/3 1/3 MEDIAN LINE 11. Reaction area of the liver This is a 2 point unit! Location On the proximal phalanx of the index finger. OMMON COLD R ! • Common cold. the points are located at the distances 1/3 and 2/3. establish a line 4 fen to the ulnar side. Manipulation Needle 0.

STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE 11. Reaction area of the uterus This is a 2 point unit Location On the proximal phalanx of the thumb.06 – 還巢 HUÁN CHÁO on the opposite hand • Uterine pain. • Menstrual pain. 3 1/ 3 1/ 3 1/ 11. Both points simultaneously. • Lower abdominal distension. Divide the phalanx in three parts. • Irregular menstruation.24 婦科 VERY EFFECTIV E POINT FOR FEMALE DIS EASES! FÙ KĒ WOMAN’S SPECIALTY Indications Combine with 11. Manipulation Needle 2 fen in depth.24 32 . • Excessive or scanty menstruation. at the “lighter/darker” division line to the ulnar side. the points are located at the distances 1/3 and 2/3.

TOE PAIN AND HEADACHE Indications • Head pain. THIS IS A GREAT HOLOGRAPHIC IMAGE EXAMPLE. • Hand pain. at the “lighter/darker” division line to the radial side. • Swollen joints and bones. WU HU 4 . ARTHRITIS. FROM TOP TO BOTTOM. DO NOT NEEDLE ALL 5 POINTS AT THE SAME TIME. 33 . NEEDLE ACCORDING TO THE SYMPTOMS. Divide the phalanx in six parts.FINGER PAIN. WHERE THE WHOLE BODY. the points are located at the distances 1/6. 4/6 and 5/6.27 WU HU 1 . TENOSYNOVITIS.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE 11. • Foot pain.27 Manipulation Needle 2 fen in depth. WU HU 1 WU HU 2 WU HU 3 WU HU 4 WU HU 5 WǓ HǓ FIVE TIGERS Reaction area of the spleen This is a 5 point unit Location WU HU 2 SERVES AS A DAO MA POINT FOR WU HU 1 AND WU HU 3! 五虎 Divide in 6 equal parts 11. 2/6.HEEL PAIN ON THE LUNG CHANNEL On the proximal phalanx of the thumb. HEADACHE WU HU 3 . 3/6.ANKLE AND DORSUM OF FOOT PAIN WU HU 5 . IS REPRESENTED IN THIS AREA.

STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE

重子

22.01

CHÓNG ZǏ
DOUBLE CHILD

Indications
• Upper back, shoulder and scapular
pain;
FECTIVE
• Common cold. ESPECIALLY EF
FOR PNEUMONIA.

Location

Manipulation

On the palmar surface of the
hand, find the thenar eminence
and measure 1 cun proximal from
the skin fold between the first and
second metacarpals.

22.01

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Combine with
22.02 – 重仙 CHÓNG XIĀN

22.02

Needle 3–5 fen in depth.

STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE

重仙

22.02

CHÓNG XIĀN
DOUBLE IMMORTAL

Indications

Combine with
22.01 – 重子 CHÓNG ZǏ

• Same as 22.01;
• Fever;
• Heart palpitations;
• Knee pain;
• Plantar fasciitis.

VERY EFFECTIVE
FOR SHOULDER AND
SCAPULAR PAIN!

Location

Manipulation

On the palmar surface of the hand,
on the joint between the first and
second metacarpals.

22.01

Needle 3–5 fen in depth.

22.02

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大白

22.04

DÀ BÁI

GREAT WHITE

Indications
• Sciatic pain;
• Childhood asthma.

THIS COMBINATION
TREATS MANY DISEASES
BY SUPPLEMENTING QI

BLEEDING IS VERY
EFFECTIVE FOR
HIGH FEVER

Combine with
22.05 – 靈骨 LÍNG GǓ
Reaction area
of the lungs

Location
When a loose fist is
made, this point is on
the radial side of the
index finger, in the
depression proximal
to the metacarpophalangeal joint. Insert
the needle just above
the tendon toward the
palm of the hand.
Located at LI3 (三間,
SĀN JIĀN).

Needling is forbiden in
pregnant women.

Manipulation
Needle 5 fen in depth.

22.04

LI4
22.05

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Combine with 22.04 LI4 22. Slightly proximal to LI4 (合谷. Indications • Sciatic pain. • Migraine.05 LÍNG GǓ SPIRIT BONE THE TWO POINTS TREAT DISEASES OF ALL THE 5 ZANG IN GENERAL.05 37 .04 – 大白 DÀ BÁI Reaction area of the lungs Location Needling is forbiden in pregnant women. HÉ GǓ). 22.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE 靈骨 22. • Lower limb and low back pain. At the joint of the first and second metacarpals on the dorsal surface of the hand. Manipulation Needle 1 cun in depth. • Intestinal pain. • Menstrual pain and irregularity. • Tinnitus and dizziness.

Manipulation Needle 3–5 fen in depth.07 38 . ALSO VERY EFFECTIVE FOR ACUTE LUMBAR SPRAIN AND CHRONIC LOWER BACK PAIN Combine with 22. • Swelling and edema of the limbs. 22. the point is located on the dorsum of the hand.07 – 下白 XIÀ BÁI Reaction area of the kidneys Location When the patient’s hand is folded into a fist.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE 中白 22. • Sciatic pain.06 22. 5 fen proximal to the web between the fourth and fifth metacarpals. • Vision problems.06 ZHŌNG BÁI MIDDLE WHITE Indications INDICATED IN HYPERTENSION AND FRONTAL HEADACHE • Dizziness.

06.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE 下白 22. VERY GOOD IN STRENGTHENING THE KIDNEYS Combine with 22.06.06 – 中白 ZHŌNG BÁI Reaction area of the kidneys and liver Location 1 cun proximal to 22.07 39 .06 22. Manipulation Needle 1 cun in depth.07 XIÀ BÁI BELOW WHITE Indications • Same as 22. 22.

5 cun distal to the wrist joint on the lateral edge of the hand.08 22. • Back and lower back pain. HÒU XĪ). 22. Located at SI3 (後谿. • Sciatic pain. Location 2.08 WÀN SHÙN YĪ WRIST SMOOTH ONE Indications Reaction area of the kidneys • Tinnitus.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE 腕順一 22. . TREATS THE KIDNEYS FOR MANY KINDS OF DISEASES DUE TO KIDNEY DEFICIENCY.09 40 Manipulation Needle 2–4 fen in depth.

Manipulation Needle 2–4 fen in depth.08 22.5 cun distal to the wrist joint. • Nosebleed.09 WÀN SHÙN ÈR WRIST SMOOTH TWO Indications • Same as 22.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE 腕順二 22.08 Reaction area of the kidneys Location 1 cun proximal to 22.09 41 .. CAN BE COMBINED WITH 22.08 and 1.08. 22.

05 33.04 HUǑ CHUÀN FIRE BUNCH Indications ON EXCELLENT EFFECT CONSTIPATION Combine with 33.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE 火串 33. ZHĪ GŌU). LOCATED ON THE SAN JIAO CHANNEL Manipulation Needle 1 cun in depth. • Forearm and rib pain.04 42 . and 33.06 – 火山 HUǑ SHĀN Reaction area of the heart and lungs Location 3 cun above the middle of the wrist joint on the dorsal surface of the forearm.05 – 火陵 HUǑ LÍNG • Constipation.06 33. 33. Located at SJ6 (支溝. • Heart palpitations.

Manipulation Needle 1 cun in depth.05 HUǑ LÍNG FIRE MOUND Indications Combine with 33. 33.06 – 火山 HUǑ SHĀN Reaction area of the heart Location 2 cun proximal to 33. and 33.06 33.04 43 . • Hand spasm.05 33.04.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE 火陵 33.04 – 火串 HUǑ CHUÀN • Chest pain with feeling of oppression.

33.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE 火山 33.04 – 火串 HUǑ CHUÀN • Same as 33. Manipulation Needle 1 cun in depth.05 33.5 cun proximal to 33.05.06 HUǑ SHĀN FIRE MOUNTAIN Indications Combine with 33.05.05 – 火陵 HUǑ LÍNG Reaction area of the heart Location 1.06 33.04 44 . and 33.

13 4 cun 45 .15 33. Manipulation Needle 5 fen to 1 cun in depth. LOCATED ON THE LUNG CHANNEL 33.14 – 地士 DÌ SHÌ and 33. 4 cun proximal to the wrist crease. NEEDLE DEEPER (1 CUN) FOR HEART PAIN AND HEART PALPITATIONS. Combine with 33. • Pain in the palm of the hands and fingers.13 RÉN​SHÌ HUMAN SCHOLAR Indications • Asthma.14 33.15 – 天士 TIĀN SHÌ Reaction area of the heart and lungs Location With the palm facing up. • Pain in the shoulders and upper back. the point is on the medial side of the radius.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE 人士 THREE SCHOLARS 33.

13 3 cun 46 .14 DÌ SHÌ EARTH SCHOLAR Indications • Asthma. GOOD FOR TREATING RESPIRATORY DISEASES WHEN NEEDLED SUPERFICIALLY. • Common Cold. • Dyspnea.15 – 天士 TIĀN SHÌ Reaction area of the heart and lungs Location 3 cun proximal to 33.14 33.5 cun in depth.13 – 人士 RÉN​SHÌ and 33. HEADACHE AND KIDNEY DEFICIENCY. TREATS HEART DISEASES Combine with 33. • Headache. LOCATED ON THE LUNG CHANNEL Manipulation Needle 1 – 1. COLD. 33. • Rhinitis. WHEN NEEDLED DEEPER. TREATS ASTHMA.15 33.13.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE 地士 THREE SCHOLARS 33.

15 TIĀN SHÌ HEAVEN SCHOLAR Indications GOOD FOR TREATING RESPIRATORY DISEASES • Asthma. FOR TREATING ASTHMA.14 33.14 – 地士 DÌ SHÌ Reaction area of the heart and lungs Location 3 cun proximal to 33.13 3 cun 47 . 33.05. • Common cold. • Rhinitis. • Upper arm pain.15 33. ALSO COMBINE WITH 22.13 – 人士 RÉN​SHÌ and 33.14. LOCATED ON THE LUNG CHANNEL Manipulation Needle 1 – 1.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE 天士 THREE SCHOLARS 33. TONIFYING LUNGS AND KIDNEYS Combine with 33. • Chest pain.5 cun in depth.

STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE 分金 44.01 FĒN JĪN DIVIDING METAL Indications Reaction area of the lungs and heart • Common cold. IVE MOST EFFECT IS! FOR LARYNGIT Location 1.01 48 Manipulation Needle 5 fen to 1 cun in depth. • Rhinitis and laryngitis. 44. LOCATED ON THE LUNG CHA NNEL .5 cun longitudinally above the elbow joint along the anterior lateral aspect of the ventral surface of the upper arm.

04 FÙ DǏNG WEALTH TOP Indications Combine with 44.05 – 後枝 HÒU ZHĪ • Exhaustion and fatigue. AND HEADACHE Manipulation Needle 5 fen in depth. • Dizziness. Reaction area of the liver and heart Location 7 cun longitudinally above the elbow joint on the back of the arm along the San Jiao channel. TO TREAT FAT O TREAT AND DEEPER T . 44.05 44. FICIALLY NEEDLE SUPER IGUE. • High blood pressure.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE 富頂 44. • Headache.04 49 . DIZZINESS HYPERTENSION .

04. • Together with 44.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE 後枝 44.04 treats neck aching and pain and facial paralysis. Manipulation Needle 5–7 fen in depth.04. 44.04 – 富頂 FÙ DǏNG Reaction area of the Heart Location 1. Combine with 44.05 44. • Arteriosclerosis.5 cun above 44. ♣• Skin diseases.05 HÒU ZHĪ BACK BRANCH REGULATES BLOOD CIRCULATION Indications • Same as 44.04 50 .

Point 2 is 0. Lungs and Kidneys This is a 4 point group Manipulation Needle 5 fen – 1 cun in depth. between the first and second metatarsal bones. • Toothache. • Deafness.8 cun posterior to the third one. • Photophobia.5 cun posterior to the web margin. • Nasal pain. Point 1 is 0.02 HUĀ GǓ YĪ FLOWER BONE ONE Indications • Eyelid inflammation. DISE ASES OF THE EYES. Reaction area of the Spleen.5 cun posterior to the first one. 55. • Headache.5 cun posterior to the second one. • Tinnitus. and the fourth point is 0.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE 花骨一 55. Location On the plantar surface. MAINLY USED TO TREAT • Conjunctivitis. Point 3 is 0.02 51 .

STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE 花骨三 55. • Leg and foot numbness. • Vertebral pain.05 52 . • Sciatic pain. Reaction area of the Spleen ALSO INDICATED FOR REDDENED EYES Location On the plantar surface.05 – 花骨四 HUĀ GǓ SÌ • Low back pain. 55. 2 cun posterior to the web margin.04 55. between the third and fourth metatarsal bones.04 HUĀ GǓ SĀN FLOWER BONE THREE Indications Combine with 55. Manipulation Needle 5 fen – 1 cun in depth.

1. • Lower abdomen pain. between the fourth and fifth metatarsal bones.05 53 .04. 55.04 – 花骨三 HUĀ GǓ SĀN Reaction area of the Lungs Location Manipulation On the plantar surface.5 cun posterior to the web margin.04 55. • Bleeding disorders. FLOWER BONE FOUR Combine with 55. • Stomachache. Needle 5 fen – 1 cun in depth.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE 花骨四 55.05 Indications HUĀ GǓ SÌ CAN BE USED TO TREAT NUMBNESS OF THE EXTREMITIES • Same as 55.

03 54 . • Dizziness.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE 火硬 66. • TMJ dysfunction (jaw pain). LOCATED ON THE LIVER CHANNEL 66. • Heart palpitations (slow palpitations and slow heartbeats). Location Manipulation Needle 5 fen in depth.04 66.03 HUǑ YǏNG FIRE HARDNESS MERGENCY USED FOR E F FAINTING TO TREATMEN Indications Reaction area of the heart and the liver. Needling is forbiden in pregnant women.5 cun proximal to the margin of the web. 0. On the dorsum of the foot. between the first and second toes. • Fainting.

• Heart. • Hand and lower leg pain. in the hollow just distal to the junction of the first and second metatarsal bones. liver and stomach disease.04 HUǑ ZHǓ FIRE GOVERNOR Indications ALSO GOOD FOR HEADACHE AND DIZZINESS! Needling is forbiden in pregnant women.04 66. Location Manipulation Needle 5 fen to 1 cun in depth.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE 火主 66. • Difficult delivery (labor). LOCATED ON THE LIVER CHANNEL 66. • Weak and debilitated nerves.03 55 . On the dorsum of the foot.

torticollis. • Lower and upper back vertebral pain.01 ZHÈNG JĪN CORRECT TENDON Indications Combine with 77. 3. KŪN LÚN) and Ki3 (太 谿.5 cun superior from the base of the heel.02 77.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE 正筋 77.02 – 正宗 ZHÈNG ZŌNG • Neck pain. between Bl60 (昆侖. Needle must go all the way through the tendon and touch the bone. 77.01 56 . ALSO TREATS STOM ACH SPASMS AND LEG CRAM PS. TAÌ XĪ). Reaction area of the spine and brain Location Manipulation On the calcaneal tendon (achilles tendon).

77. Combine with 77. Needle must go all the way through the tendon and touch the bone.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE 正宗 77.02 77.01.01 – 正筋 ZHÈNG JĪN Reaction area of the spine and brain Location Manipulation 2 cun superior to 77. 77.02 ZHÈNG ZŌNG CORRECT ANCESTOR Indications • Same as 77.01.01 57 .01 AND 77.02 COMBINED ARE ALSO EFFECTIVE FOR BRAIN CONCUSSION.

Combine with 77. • Migraine.05 YĪ ZHÒNG FIRST WEIGHT Indications • Hyperthyroidism. EEN THE LOCATED BETW HANNEL GALLBLADDER C H AND THE STOMAC CHANNEL. 77. • Liver disease.06 77. lungs and spleen Manipulation Needle 1–2 cun in depth.06 – 二重 ÈR ZHÒNG and 77.05 58 3 cun . • Breast distension and pain.07 – 三重 SĀN ZHÒNG Reaction area of the heart.07 77. • Meningitis. • Tonsillitis.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE 一重 THREE WEIGHTS 77. Location 3 cun proximal to the lateral malleolus and 1 cun anterior to the fibula. • Facial hemiparalysis.

07 2 cun 77.07 – 三重 SĀN ZHÒNG • Same as 77. Needle 1–2 cun in depth. Reaction area of the heart.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE 二重 THREE WEIGHTS 77.05 – 一重 YĪ ZHÒNG and 77.06 ÈR ZHÒNG SECOND WEIGHT Indications Combine with 77.05. 77.05 59 .05. EEN THE LOCATED BETW HANNEL GALLBLADDER C H AND THE STOMAC CHANNEL.06 77. lungs and spleen Location Manipulation 2 cun proximal to 77.

07 SĀN ZHÒNG THIRD WEIGHT Indications Combine with 77.06 77. Needle 1–2 cun in depth.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE 三重 THREE WEIGHTS 77.06. EEN THE LOCATED BETW HANNEL GALLBLADDER C H AND THE STOMAC CHANNEL.05 – 一重 YĪ ZHÒNG • Same as 77.07 77.05 Reaction area of the heart. 77.06 – 二重 ÈR ZHÒNG and 77. lungs and spleen Location Manipulation 2 cun proximal to 77.05 60 2 cun .

21 61 . YĪN LÍNG QÚAN).18 77. 77. NIA OMNIA. 1. RIA D AND INS . NEURASTHE • Hysteria.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE THREE EMPERORS 腎關 77. • Pain in the nasal bone. Combine all THREE EMPERORS Reaction area of the heart and kidneys Manipulation Location 4 cun below the knee joint. Needle 5 fen to 1 cun in depth. NOCTU G DIURESIS AN • Astigmatism.19 77.5 cun distal to Sp9 (陰陵泉.18 SHÈN GUĀN KIDNEYS BARRIER 天皇副 TIĀN HUÁNG FÙ QUASI HEAVEN EMPEROR Indications ESSENTIAL POINT FOR STRENGTHENING KIDNEY FUNCTION! ALSO G • Vomiting. below the medial epicondyle of the tibia. OOD T REATIN FOR • Dizziness. • Frozen shoulder.

• Premature ejaculation. • Kidneys tonification. 77. • Impotence. Needle 1 – 1. 77.19 DI HUÁNG EARTH EMPEROR Indications • Kidney inflammation.21 62 Needling is forbiden in pregnant women. • Diabetes Mellitus.18 77. Combine all THREE EMPERORS .STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE 地皇 THREE EMPERORS 77. • Edema and swelling of the limbs. LOÙ GǓ). • Incontinence.19 LOCATED ON THE L SPLEEN CHANNE Reaction area of the kidneys Manipulation Location 7 cun above the medial malleolus on the medial posterial border of the tibia.5 cun in depth. • Menstrual irregularity. Located at Sp7 (漏谷.

EMPERORS Indications • Impotence. SĀN YĪN JIĀO).21 63 .21 RÉN HUÁNG HUMAN EMPEROR COMBINING ALL THREE EMPERORS IS MOST EFFECTIVE FOR URINARY DISEASES. • Inflammation of the kidney. • Numbness of the hands. closer to the bone.19 77. DIGESTIVE AND GYNECOLOGICAL Combine all THREE DISORDERS.18 77. • Low back pain (kidney). 77.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE 人皇 THREE EMPERORS 77. • Hematuria. Reaction area of the kidneys Needling is forbiden in pregnant women. • Spermatorrhea. Located at Sp6 (三陰交. 3 cun superior to the medial malleolus. Manipulation Location Needle 1 cun in depth. • Diabetes Mellitus.

3 cun 1. • Headache. SĀN LǏ Reaction area of the teeth and lungs Location Manipulation 3 cun inferior from the lateral edge of the lower border of the patella and 1. Located at the GB channel.5 cun 77. • Facial paralysis.22 CÈ SĀN LǏ BESIDE THREE MILES Indications Combine with 77. Needle 5 fen to 1 cun in depth.23 – 側下三里 CÈ XIÀ • Toothache.23 64 .STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE 側三里 77.22 77.5 cun lateral.

22 77.22 – 側三里 CÈ SĀN LǏ Reaction area of the teeth and lungs Manipulation Needle 5 fen to 1 cun in depth.23 65 . 77.22.23 CÈ XIÀ SĀN LǏ BESIDE AND BELOW THREE MILES Indications • Same as 77. Location 2 cun below 77.22 AND 77.22 77.23 COMBINED CAN ALSO TREAT MIGRAINES AND TRIGEMINAL NEURALGIA Combine with 77.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE 側下三里 77.

Needle 3–5 fen in depth.01 . • Dizziness.01 TŌNG G ​ UĀN PENETRATIING GATE Indications • Heart diseases and pain. • Pain of the limbs.03 – 通天 TŌNG​TIĀN Reaction area of the Heart Location Manipulation 5 cun proximal to the superior edge of the patella. on the midline of the thigh. • Palpitations.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE 通關 88.03 88. • Vertigo. • Gastritis. Combine with 88. 88.02 5 cun 66 88.02 – 通山 TŌNG​SHĀN and 88.

STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE 通山 88.01 67 . Manipulation Needle 5 fen to 1 cun in depth.03 2 cun 88.02 88.01.01 Combine with 88. 88.02 TŌNG​SHĀN PENETRATIING MOUNTAIN Indications • Same as 88.03 – 通天 TŌNG​TIĀN Reaction area of the Heart Location 2 cun proximal to 88.01 – 通關 TŌNG ​GUĀN and 88.

02. 2 cun 88.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE 通天 88.02 – 通山 TŌNG​SHĀN and 88. Combine with 88.01 68 .01 THIS COMBINATION IS VERY GOOD FOR GASTRIC DISEASES.03 88.03 TŌNG​TIĀN PENETRATIING HEAVEN Indications • Same as 88.01 – 通關 TŌNG ​GUĀN Reaction area of the Heart Location Manipulation 2 cun proximal to 88. Needle 5 fen to 1 cun in depth.02 88.

17 SÌ MǍ ZHŌNG MIDDLE FOUR HORSES Indications • Upper and low back pain.5 cun in depth toward the bone.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE 駟馬中 FOUR HORSES 88.19 69 . Combine all FOUR HORSES Reaction area of the liver and lungs Manipulation Location Measure 6 cun above the superior border of the patella and 2 cun lateral Needle 2 – 2. • Weakness of the lungs. • Skin disease. • Rhinitis.18 88. 88.17 88. • Deafness. • Lung disease. tinnitus and ear inflammation. • Sciatic pain.

18 88.5 cun in depth toward the bone.17.17.19 70 . Needle 2 – 2.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE 駟馬上 FOUR HORSES 88. Reaction area of the liver and lungs Location Manipulation 2 cun longitudinally above 88. 88.17 88.18 SÌ MǍ SHÀNG UPPER FOUR HORSES Indications Combine all FOUR HORSES • Same as 88.

17.19 71 .19 Indications • Same as 88.17.19 ARE IMPORTANT POINTS TO TONIFY AND REGULATE QI.18 AND 88.17 88. 88.18 88.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE 駟馬下 FOUR HORSES 88. Combine all FOUR HORSES Reaction area of the liver and lungs Location Manipulation 2 cun longitudinally below 88. Needle 2 – 2.5 cun in depth toward the bone. 88.17. SÌ MǍ XIÀ BELOW FOUR HORSES 88.

• Extreme fatigue. Don't retain the needle for • Pain from injections. AS VED. 3 fen 88. and Blood Vessels • Pain from traumatic injuries. VE THE NEEDLE 1 cun proximal and 3 fen lateral REMO Needle 3 – 5 fen in depth .STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE 解 88. to the superior lateral edge of the patella. Reaction area of the Heart • Generalized pain.28 1 cun 72 .28 JIĚ TO UNTIE Indications VERY EFFECTIVE FOR STRAINS AND SPRAINS. more than 8 minutes. • Generalized disturbances in Qi and Blood LE SLOWLY ROTATE NEED AFTER INSERTION. Manipulation SOON AS PAIN IS RELIE Location .

73 . STRENGTHENS LUNG STRENGTHENS THE HEART. between the metacarpophalangeal joints of the second and third fingers. between the metacarpophalangeal joints of the third and fourth fingers. between the metacarpophalangeal joints of the fourth and fifth fingers. neck and lower back pain. • Common cold. 1–1. • Acute lumbar sprain. A. • Stomachache. • Headache. • Diseases of the 5 sense organs.03 – EXTRA A.02 – EXTRA A. DNEYS REGULATES AND QI. • Tinnitus. STRENGTHENS • Leg pain.03 A. • Knee joint pain. KI Location Location Location On the dorsum of the hand.04 – EXTRA 三叉一 三叉二 三叉三 SĀN CHĀ YĪ SĀN CHĀ ÈR SĀN CHĀ SĀN THREE OPENINGS ONE THREE OPENINGS TWO THREE OPENINGS THREE Indications Indications Indications • Shoulder. On the dorsum of the hand. • Irregular menstruation. • Sore throat.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE A.04 Manipulation Needles are inserted in the directions shown.5 cun depth. On the dorsum of the hand.02 A. • Diseases of the 5 sense organs. SPLEEN AND • Fatigue.

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