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ST30

Synonyms:
  1. 气冲
  2. 氣沖
  3. Qichong

Qichong
Qichong #

Qichong(ST30,气冲) is an acupuncture point in the meridian named Yangming Stomach Meridian of Foot.

Location

Slightly superior to the groin, 5 cun below the centre of the umbilicus, 2 cun lateral to the anterior midline.

Indication

  • ①Lower abdominal pain, borborygmus;
  • ⑦hernia;
  • ③irregular menstruation, leucorrhea, impotence, swelling of the vulva.

Method

Puncture perpendicularly 0.5-1.0 inch. Moxibustion is applicable.