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
*Acupuncture points may be used safely for acupressure, but should be used with needles only by acupuncturists or Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) professionals.