Xiaochangshu (English translation: Small Intestine Shu)
In the region of the sacrum, 1.5 cun lateral
to the middle sacral crest, at the level of the 1st posterior sacral foramen.
Back-Shu point of the Small Intestine
- Pain in the lumbosacral region and knees
- Lower abdominal distention and pain, dysuria
- Spermatorrhea, leukorrhea
Promotes the functions of the Small Intestine, resolves Dampness and Damp-Heat,
Back-Shu points are corresponding points on the back where the
Qi of the respective Zang-Fu organ is infused. If the Five Zang organs are
diseased, abnormal reactions appear on the Back-Shu points. Back-Shu points have
a direct therapeutic effect on the diseases of the Five Zang organs. For more
complete information on Back-Shu and Front-Mu points,
Needling: Perpendicular or oblique insertion .8 - 1.2 cun.