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