Point Localization: In the middle of the clavicle, the inferior margin.
TCM Actions: Regulates the flow of Qi in the chest.
Indications: Pain, fullness and oppression in the chest and back. Asthma. Cough. Shortness of breath. Bronchitis. Belching. Hiccup. Intercostal neuralgia.
Target area: Chest.
Point Name and Meaning: Qihu – Qi Door
Acupuncture Meridian: Stomach
Unitary Channel: Yang Ming (Bright Yang) [LI + ST]
*Acupuncture points may be used safely for acupressure, but should be used with needles only by acupuncturists or Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) professionals.