Point Localization: Anterior and Inferior to the medial malleolus in a depression on the lower border of the tuberosity of the navicular bone.
TCM Actions: Clears Heat by a deficiency. Cools the Blood (Xue).
Indications: Dry throat. Night sweating. Heat overnight. Five Palms Heat. Malar flushing. Genital Pruritus. Infertility. Irregular menstruation. Urinary difficulty. Abdominal masses.
Target area: Bladder. Uterus. Throat.
Point Name and Meaning: Rangu – Blazing Valley
Acupuncture Meridian: Kidney
Categories: Ying (spring). Fire.
Unitary Channel: Shao Yin (Lesser Yin) [HE + KI]
*Acupuncture points may be used safely for acupressure, but should be used with needles only by acupuncturists or Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) professionals.