Point Localization: Anterior and Inferior to the medial malleolus in a depression on the lower border of the tuberosity of the navicular bone.

TCM Actions: Clears Heat by a deficiency. Cools the Blood (Xue).

Indications: Dry throat. Night sweating. Heat overnight. Five Palms Heat. Malar flushing. Genital Pruritus. Infertility. Irregular menstruation. Urinary difficulty. Abdominal masses.

Target area: Bladder. Uterus. Throat.

Point Name and Meaning: Rangu – Blazing Valley

Acupuncture Meridian: Kidney

Categories: Ying (spring). Fire.

Unitary Channel: Shao Yin (Lesser Yin) [HE + KI]




*Acupuncture points may be used safely for acupressure, but should be used with needles only by acupuncturists or Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) professionals.