Point Localization: In the second sacral foramen.

TCM Actions: Benefits urination and defecation. Regulates menstruation. Removes humidity in the lower burner. Strengthens the lumbar and sacral region. Tonifies Essence (Jing).

Indications: Difficulty urinating. Painful urination. Dark urine. Enuresis. Constipation. Borborygmos. Diarrhea. Leucorrhoea. Painful menstruation. Numbness and pain in the lumbar and sacral region. Sciatica. Uterine prolapse. Infertility.

Target area: Lumbar. Sacrum.

Point Name and Meaning: Ciliao – Second Bone Hole

Acupuncture Meridian: Bladder

Categories: None.

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.