SP-20 (Zhou Rong)

SP17-SP21

Chinese Name:

Zhourong 周荣

English translation:

Encircling Glory

Location:

On the lateral aspect of the chest, in the 2nd intercostal space, 6 cun from the anterior midline of the body.

Indications:

Fullness in the chest and hypochondriac region, cough, hiccup.

Functions:

Regulates and descends Qi.

Needling:

Oblique or subcutaneous insertion toward the lateral direction .5 - .8 cun. Do not puncture point deeply.