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Chinese Name: Sanjiaojiu (English translation: Triangle Moxibustion)

Location:  Use the distance between the two corners of the mouth of the patient as the length of one side of an equilateral triangle. Place the apex of this equilateral triangle at the center of the umbilicus and the base line is horizontal. The points are located at the two bottom angles of the triangle.


  • Hernia, borborygmus, pain around the umbilical region
  • Infertility

Functions: Regulates Qi, warms uterus, alleviates pain.

Needling: Moxibustion.


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