KI-15 (Zhong Zhu)

K11_K21

Chinese Name:

Zhongzhu 中注

English translation:

Central Flow

Location:

On the lower abdomen, 1 cun below the center of the umbilicus, .5 cun lateral to the anterior midline.

Classification:

Crossing point of the KID Meridian and the Chong Vessel

Indications:

Irregular menstruation, abdominal pain, constipation.

Functions:

Regulates the Lower Jiao and intestines, regulates the Ren and Chong Vessels.

Needling:

Perpendicular insertion 1.0 - 1.5 cun.