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ST-17 (Ru Zhong) Breast Center

Previous PointNext Point  Acupuncture Points on the Stomach Channel of Foot Yang Ming


  • Contraindicated


  • Acupuncture and moxibustion on this point are contraindicated.


  • In the fourth intercostal space, in the centre of the nipple, 4 cun lateral to the anterior midline.
  • At the centre of the nipple, in the fourth intercostal space, 4 cun lateral to the midline.

Needling Method:

  • This point serves only as a landmark for locating points on the chest and abdomen.

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