Point Localization: 1 cun above the umbilicus, 2 cun lateral to the mid line.

TCM Actions: Regulates Stomach, Intestines and Middle Burner to remove humidity.

Indications: Nausea. Vomiting. Borborygmos. Diarrhea. Anorexia. Schizophrenia. Manic behavior. Seizures. Ascites. Pain in the stomach. Gastritis. Constipation. Hematemesis. Stiffness on the tongue.

Target area: Stomach.

Point Name and Meaning: Huaroumen – Slippery Flesh Gate

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.