Point Localization: 3 cun from the midline at the height of the lower border of the spinous process of T7.
TCM Actions: Harmonizes the diaphragm. Regulates the function of the stomach. Regulates the Middle Burner.
Indications: Pain and strain on the back. Hiccup. Pleurisy. Burp. Vomiting. Discomfort in the diaphragm.
Target area: Back.
Point Name and Meaning: Geguan – Diaphragm Pass
Acupuncture Meridian: Bladder
Unitary Channel: Tai Yang (Greater Yang) [SI + BL]
*Acupuncture points may be used safely for acupressure, but should be used with needles only by acupuncturists or Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) professionals.