Regulates the diaphragm, benefits the middle jiao and descends rebellion
Activates the channel and alleviates pain
Dysphagia, hiccup, vomiting, belching, pain and stiffness of the back.
A Manual of Acupuncture: 3 cun lateral to the midline, level with the lower border of the spinous process of the seventh thoracic vertebra (T7) and level with Geshu BL-17.
Chinese Acupuncture and Moxibustion: 3 cun lateral to Zhiyang (DU-9), at the level of the lower border of the spinous process of the seventh thoracic vertebra, approximately at the level of the inferior angle of the scapula.
Puncture obliquely 0.3-0.5 inch. Moxibustion is applicable.
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