Point Localization: 1 cun anterior to GB22. Also in the fourth intercostal space.

TCM Actions: Promotes the descent of Qi.

Indications: Hiccup. Cough. Pain in the side of the chest. Intercostal neuralgia. Acid regurgitation. Eructation. Vomiting.

Target area: None.

Point Name and Meaning: Zhejin – Sinew Seat

Acupuncture Meridian: Gallbladder

Categories: None.

Unitary Channel: Shao Yang (Lesser Yang) [TB + GB]

 

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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.