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BL-24 (Qi Hai Shu) Sea of Qi Shu

Previous PointNext Point  Acupuncture Points on the Bladder Channel of Foot Tai Yang
  • Sea of Qi Shu

Actions:

  • Strengthens the lumbar region and legs
  • Regulates the lower jiao

Indications:

  • Low back pain, irregular menstruation, dysmenorrhea, asthma.

Location

CAM:
  • 1.5 cun lateral to the Governor Vessel (DU), at the level of the lower border of the spinous process of the third lumbar vertebra.
AMOA:
  • 1.5 cun lateral to the lower border of the spinous process of the third lumbar vertebra (L3).

Needling Method:

  • Puncture perpendicularly 0.8-1.2 inches. Moxibustion is applicable.

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