ST-24 Slippery Flesh Gate HUAROUMEN - Acupuncture Points

| December 30, 2010 | 1 Comment | 1,229 views

Location
ST-24 Slippery Flesh Gate HUAROUMEN - Acupuncture Points ) 1 cun above the umbilicus and 2 cun lateral to the anterior midline.
How to find
The distance between the sternocostal angle and the centre of the umbilicus is divided into 8 cun, which can vary considerably from the patient’s finger cun; therefore, only proportional cun measurements should be used (helpful tool: elastic tape ➞2.3.1).
ST-24 is located 1 cun above the umbilicus and 2 cun lateral to the anterior midline.
Located on the same level is ➞Ren-19 (anterior midline); often, also ➞ LIV-13 (at the free end of the 11th rib) will be located at this level.
Needling
Vertically 0.5–1 cun. Caution: Peritoneum, pregnancy.
Actions/Indications
● Regulates the Stomach
● Transforms Phlegm and calms the shen

Tags: , , ,

Category: Acupuncture Points

About the Author (Author Profile)

Holle everybody welcome to the acupunctureschoolonline.com. My name is Mo, I hope discuss about acupuncture with everybody! Hope you can find what you want in my website.If you have questions , please click here --Our A&Q system.http://ask.acupunctureschoolonline.com

Comments (1)

Trackback URL | Comments RSS Feed

  1. showki says:

    is ST25 located in the left side or right?

Leave a Reply

You must be logged in to post a comment.