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DU-07 (Zhong Shu) Central Pivot

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Actions:

  • Benefits the spine
  • Benefits the middle jiao

Indications:

  • Pain in the epigastric region, low back pain, stiffness of the back.

Location

CAM:
  • Below the spinous process of the tenth thoracic vertebra.
AMOA:
  • On the midline of the back, in the depression below the spinous process of the tenth thoracic vertebra.

Needling Method:

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

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