Point Localization: 6 cun below the popliteal line center.

TCM Actions: Relaxes muscles and tendons of the legs. Treats hemorrhoids.

Indications: Pain in the leg, ankle and foot. Cramp in the legs. Hemorrhoids.

Target area: Legs. Ankle. Foot.

Point Name and Meaning: Chengjin – Sinew Support

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.