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REN-20 (Hua Gai) Florid Canopy

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Actions:

  • Unbinds the chest
  • Regulates and descends Qi

Indications:

  • Pain and fullness in the chest and intercostal region, asthma, cough.

Location

CAM:
  • On the anterior midline, at the midpoint of the sternal angle, at the level with the first intercostal space.
AMOA:
  • On the midline of the sternum, level with the junction of the first intercostal space and the sternum.

Needling Method:

  • Puncture subcutaneously 0.3-0.5 inch. Moxibustion is applicable.

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