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ST-28 (Shui Dao) Waterway

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

Actions:

  • Regulates the lower jiao and dispels stagnation
  • Benefits the Bladder and the uterus

Indications:

  • Lower abdominal distension, retention of urine, edema, hernia, dysmenorrhea, sterility.

Location

CAM:
  • 3 cun below the umbilicus, 2 cun lateral to Guanyuan (REN-4).
AMOA:
  • On the lower abdomen, 2 cun lateral to the midline and 3 cun inferior to the umbilicus, level with Guanyuan REN-4.

Needling Method:

  • Puncture perpendicularly 0.7-1.2 inches. Moxibustion is applicable.

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