Point Localization: In the line connecting the center of the clavicle and the nipple in the third intercostal space.

TCM Actions: Regulates the flow of Qi. Remove stasis of blood (Xue).

Indications: Pain in the ribs and breasts. Intercostal neuralgia. Mastitis. Diarrhea. Borborygmos. Enterocele. Abscess. Breast lumps.

Target area: Breasts.

Point Name and Meaning: Yingchuang – Breast Window

Acupuncture Meridian: Stomach

Categories: None.

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.