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Stomach Meridian (Foot Yang Brightness) Points

ST-16 (Ying Chuang)


Chinese Name:

Yingchuang 膺窗

English translation:

Breast Window


On the chest, in the 3rd intercostal space, 4 cun lateral to the anterior median line.


Fullness and pain in the chest and hypochondrium, cough, asthma, mastitis.


Descends rebellious Qi, alleviates cough, benefits the breasts.


Oblique or subcutaneous insertion .5 - .8 cun. Under the points from ST 11 to ST 18, there are important organs and a main artery. Do not puncture these points deeply.

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