Point Localization: In the Stomach channel, the point of greatest sensitivity between ST36 and ST37. Only on the right leg.

TCM Actions: Solves Heat-Dampness.

Indications: Appendicitis.

Target area: Appendix.

Point Name and Meaning: Lanweixue – Point of Appendix

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.