Point Localization: 1 cun above the popliteal line, at the medial border of the biceps femoris.

TCM Actions: Benefits the dorsal thigh.

Indications: Pain in the posterior thigh.

Target area: Thigh.

Point Name and Meaning: Fuxi – Superficial Cleft

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.