Point Localization: On the midline below the T9.

TCM Actions: Extinguishes Interior Wind and relaxes the tendons.

Indications: Opisthotonos. Spasms. Seizures. Tremor. Stiffness and pain in the spine. Epilepsy.

Target area: Spine.

Point Name and Meaning: Jinsuo – Sinew Contraction

Acupuncture Meridian: Governing Vessel (Du Mai)

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.