Point Localization: 4 cun lateral to the midline, 0.7 cun above the superior margin of the pubic symphysis.

TCM Actions: Heats the medium burner. Analgesia.

Indications: Inguinal hernia. Appendicitis. Adnexitis. Peritonitis. Enteritis. Inguinal lymphadenitis. Pelvic or abdominal pain. Abdominal masses. Myoma. Ovarian cyst.

Target area: Abdomen.

Point Name and Meaning: Fushe – Bowel Abode

Acupuncture Meridian: Yin Wei Mai

Categories: None.

Unitary Channel: Tai Yin (Greater Yin) [LU+SP]

 

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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.