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Stomach Meridian (Foot Yang Brightness) Points

ST-8 (Tou Wei)


Chinese Name:

Touwei 头维

English translation:

Head Support


On both sides of the scalp, .5 cun above the hairline at the corner of the forehead, 4.5 cun lateral from the midline of the head.


Crossing point of the Stomach and Gall Bladder Meridians and the Yang Wei Vessel.


Headache,dizziness with blurred vision, eye pain, excessive lacrimation, twitching/spasms of eyelid.
Facial paralysis, dyspnea/chest fullness.


Dispels Wind, benefits the eyes, relieves pain.


Subcutaneous insertion .5 - 1.0 cun. No moxa.

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