Point Localization: Just below the tip of the spinous process of L5.

TCM Actions: Benefits the lower back. Remove obstructions from the channel.

Indications: Acute or chronic low back pain.

Target area: Lumbar region.

Point Name and Meaning: Shiquihuixia – Below the 17th vertebra

Acupuncture Meridian: Extras

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.