DU-04 (Ming Men) Life Gate
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DU-04 (Ming Men) Life Gate

Acupuncture Points on the Du Mai (Governing Vessel)


  • Clears heat
  • Regulates the Governing vessel
  • Tonifies the Kidneys
  • Benefits the lumbar spine


  • Stiffness of the back, lumbago, impotence, nocturnal emission, irregular menstruation, diarrhea, indigestion, leukorrhea.

Pont Location:

Needling Method:

  • Puncture perpendicularly 0.5-1.0 inch. Moxibustion is applicable.