( Ex-CA End Diarrhoea ZHIXIE - Acupuncture Points ) On the anterior midline, 2.5 cun inferior to the umbilicus.
How to find
The distance between the centre of the umbilicus and the upper border of the pubic symphysis is divided into 5 proportional cun, which can vary considerably from the patient’s finger cun.
Therefore, only proportional cun measurements should be used (helpful device: elastic tape ➞ 2.3.1). Zhixie is located at the midpoint of this distance, between ➞ Ren-4 (2 cun superior to the upper border of the pubic symphysis) and ➞ Ren-5 (2 cun inferior to the umbilicus). Or: Spreading hands technique (➞ 2.3.3): Place the little fingers on the umbilicus and the upper border of the pubic symphysis respectively and spread the hands evenly, joining the thumbs at the midpoint of this distance.
Vertically 0.5–1 cun. Caution: Peritoneum, full bladder, pregnancy.
● Stops diarrhoea
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