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ST-16 (Ying Chuang) Breast Window

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  • Alleviates cough and wheezing
  • Benefits the breasts


  • Fullness and pain in the chest and hypochondrium, cough, asthma, mastitis.


  • In the third intercostal space, 4 cun lateral to the anterior midline.
  • On the chest, in the third intercostal space, 4 cun lateral to the midline (Yutang REN-18), on the mamillary line.

Needling Method:

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

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