On the neck, on the superior border of the sternal extremity of the clavicle, between the sternal head and clavicular head of m. sternocleidomastoideus.
Sore throat, pain and rigidity of the neck, asthma, hiccup, goiter, chest congestion.
Descends Qi, benefits the throat and neck, alleviates cough.
Perpendicular insertion .3 - .5 cun. Under the points from ST 11 to ST 18, there are important organs and a main artery. Do not puncture these points deeply.