Point Localization: At the navel line on the sideline of the abdomen.
TCM Actions: Resolve dampness in the lower burner. Regulates the Girdling Vessel (Dai Mai) and Uterus.
Indications: Leukorrhea (vaginal discharge). Irregular and painful (cramps) menstrual periods. Amenorrhea. Infertility. Uterine prolapse. Pain in the lower abdomen in women.
Target area: Uterus.
Point Name and Meaning: Daimai – Girdling Vessel
Acupuncture Meridian: Dai Mai
Categories: Beginning of the Girdling Vessel (Dai Mai).
Unitary Channel: Shao Yang (Lesser Yang) [TB + GB]
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