Point Localization: 1.5 cun lateral to GV line, level with 1st PSF.

TCM Actions: Tonifies Small Intestine. Resolves humidity. Benefits urination.

Indications: Diarrhea. Blood and mucus in the feces. Constipation. Gases. Dark urine. Enuresis. Urinary retention. Difficulty urinating. Blood in the urine.

Target area: None.

Point Name and Meaning: Xiaochangshu – Small Intestine Shu

Acupuncture Meridian: Bladder

Categories: Back Shu of the Small Intestine

Unitary Channel: Tai Yang (Greater Yang) [SI + BL]

 

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*Acupuncture points may be used safely for acupressure, but should be used with needles only by acupuncturists or Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) professionals.