Point Localization: 7 cun above the tip of the medial malleolus on the midline of the medial surface of the tibia.

TCM Actions: Remove channel obstruction.

Indications: Pain in the lower abdomen, hypogastric and internal side of the leg. Cold legs. Cystitis.

Target area: Genitals. Legs.

Point Name and Meaning: Zhongdu – Middle Capital

Acupuncture Meridian: Liver

Categories: Xi (accumulation).

Unitary Channel: Jue Yin (Terminal Yin) [LV + PC]

 

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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.