Master Tung’s acupuncture point 22.11 Tu shui 【土水】
The name of this point is Tu Shui. Tu 土 is earth. Shui 水 is water.
22.11 acupuncture point is on the lung channel, the metal lays between earth and water. Lung has a connection with the leg Tai yin spleen, this explains its effect on gastro intestinal disorders. Since it is on the lung meridian it can also be indicated for lung disharmony symptoms. This point is on a muscle which represents the spleen and near a bone which represents the kidney. Earth and water are a symbol for the function of this point as regulating qi and water passages.
Location: A three point set on the lung meridian, along the radial aspect of the first metacarpal bone. Divide the line into 4 equal parts. The points are at the quarters junctions. The middle point overlaps Lu-10.
Needle: 0.5- 1.5 cun. Some of the doctors will needle two points in order to reduce local pain and discomfort.