• +1 888 789 9984
  • This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Kidney Meridian (Foot Shao Yin) Points

KI-23 (Shen Feng)


Chinese Name:

Shenfeng 神封

English translation:

Spirit Seal


On the chest, in the 4th intercostal space, 2 cun lateral to the anterior midline.


Cough, asthma, fullness in the chest and hypochondriac region, mastitis.


Opens the chest, descends rebellious Lung and Stomach Qi, stops cough, benefits the breasts.


Oblique or subcutaneous insertion .5 - .8 cun. These points on the chest should not be inserted deeply to avoid injuring the heart and lungs.

© 2019 Alberta College of Acupuncture & Traditional Chinese Medicine.
1910 - 20 Ave NW, Main Floor #102
Calgary, Alberta, Canada T2M 1H5
All Rights Reserved.
Phone: (403) 286-8788 Email: info@acatcm.com