Shen, kidney; shu, point.
This point is where the Qi of kidney is infused into the back.
1.5 cun lateral to the lower border of the spinous process of the 2th lumbar vertebra.
- 1.main point for disorders in urinary system: frequently micturation, pain in urination, urgent micturation, retention, diguria, edema, etc.
- 2.main point for diseases in genital system: impotence, spermatorrhea, irregular menstruation, etc.
- 3.tinnitus, deafness.
- 4.chronic lumbago.
Perpendicularly 0.8-1.2 cun.
Back-Shu Point of the Kidney. Avoid deep insertion.