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DU-01 (Chang Qiang) Long Strong

Previous PointNext Point  Acupuncture Points on the Du Mai (Governing Vessel)
  • Luo (Connecting) Point
  • Meeting Point of the Governing Vessel with the Conception Vessel and the Gallbladder and Kidney Channels

Actions:

  • Treats hemorrhoids
  • Benefits the two lower yin
  • Activates the channel and alleviates pain
  • Calms the spirit

Indications:

  • Diarrhea, bloody stools, hemorrhoids, prolapse of the rectum, constipation, pain in the lower back, epilepsy.

Location

CAM:
  • Midway between the tip of the coccyx and the anus, locating the point in prone position.
AMOA:
  • On the midline, midway between the tip of the coccyx and the anus.

Needling Method:

  • Puncture perpendicularly 0.5-1.0 inch. Moxibustion is applicable.

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