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Kidney 23

Chinese Name: Shenfeng (English translation: Spirit Seal)

Location: On the chest, in the 4th intercostal space, 2 cun lateral to the anterior midline.

Indications:

  • Cough, asthma, distention and fullness of the chest and hypochondrium
  • Nodules in the breast

Functions: Opens the chest, descends rebellious Lung and Stomach Qi, stops cough, benefits the breasts.

Needling: Oblique or subcutaneous insertion .5 - .8 cun.  These points on the chest should not be inserted deeply to avoid injuring the heart and lungs.

 


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