ST-26 (Wai Ling)

ST19-ST30

Chinese Name:

Wailing 外陵

English translation:

Outer Mound

Location:

On the lower abdomen, 1 cun below the center of the umbilicus, 2 cun lateral to the anterior median line.

Indications:

Abdominal pain, hernia, dysmenorrhea.

Functions:

Regulates Qi and relieves pain.

Needling:

Perpendicular insertion 1.0 - 1.5 cun.