Point Localization: 1 cun above CV8 (belly button).

TCM Actions: Promotes the transformation of fluids. Opens the water way.

Indications: Edema. Diarrhea. Ascites.

Target area: None.

Point Name and Meaning: Shuifen – Separation of Water

Acupuncture Meridian: Conception Vessel (Ren Mai)

Categories: None.

Unitary Channel:

 

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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.