DU-26 (Shui Gou) Water Trough
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DU-26 (Shui Gou) Water Trough

Acupuncture Points on the Du Mai (Governing Vessel)
  • Meeting Point of the Governing Vessel with the Large Intestine and Stomach Channels
  • Sun Si-miao Ghost Point

Actions:

  • Restores consciousness and calms the spirit
  • Benefits the face and nose and expels wind
  • Benefits the spine and treats acute lumbar sprain

Indications:

  • Mental disorders, epilepsy, hysteria, infantile convulsion, coma, apoplexy-faint, trismus, deviation of the mouth and eyes, puffiness of the face, pain and stiffness of the lower back.

Pont Location:

Needling Method:

  • Puncture obliquely upward 0.3-0.5 inch.
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