Point Localization: 1 cun below the navel, 2 cun lateral to the mid line.
TCM Actions: Regulates the stomach. Removes dampness. Remove Stasis of Blood (Xue) in the lower burner.
Indications: Pain in the abdomen. Irregular or delayed menstruation. Borborygmos. Diarrhea. Hernia. Enteritis. Appendicitis. Constipation. Dysuria.
Target area: Lower abdomen. Urinary system. Reproductive system (Women).
Point Name and Meaning: Wailing – Outer Mound
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.