Wei Guan Xia Xu (On the Back) Stomach Controller Lower Shu
Acupuncture Points on the The Extra Points
- For wasting thirsting dry throat, pain of chest & lat costal region, epigastric pain, vomiting.
- Today point is known as Yi Shu (Pancreas Shu).
- 1.5 cun lateral to the lower border of the spinous process of the eighth thoracic vertebra (T8).
- Oblique insertion towards the spine, 0.5 to 1 cun, or transverse-oblique insertion 1 to 1.5 cun.