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KI11 Heng Gu

Pubic Bone

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KI11 Location

On the lower abdomen, 5 cun below the umbilicus, at the superior border of the symphysis pubis, 0.5 cun lateral to the midline (RN2)

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KI11 Needling

Perpendicular 0.5 - 1 cun

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KI11 Precautions

Deep insertion could penetrate a full bladder, have the patient empty their bladder before needling

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KI11 Associations

No hats.

 

Crossing Point of KI and Chong

Luo Harmonizing Point

Doorway to Earth Point

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KI11 TCM Actions

Benefits the lower jiao

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KI11 Indications

KD 11, KD 12, KD 13, KD 14 & KD 15 all intersect the Chong Mai and are useful as local points for abdominal a/or gynecological issues

Benefits lower jiao: Fullness and pain of the lower abdomen, dysuria (painful urination), enuresis (involuntary urination) nocturnal emission, impotence, pain of genitalia, uterine/anal prolapse

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KI11 TCM Patterns

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KI11 Neuroanatomy

Superficial Innervation: Ilioinguinal nerve (L1)
Dermatome Segment: S4

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KI11 Trigger Point

Muscle: Rectus abdominus and pyramidalis
Myotome Innervation: Rectus abdominus: Thoraco-abdominal nerves from T12; Pyramidalis: Subcostal nerve from T12
Location Notes: The Great Compendium's location of 1 cun from the midline would be a better choice for the trigger point as the diagrams show them in the middle of the rectus abdominus muscle
Pain Referral Pattern:
Rectus abdominus: In a band across the back at the level of the the point, above the buttocks and below the PSIS
Pyramidalis: Between symphysis pubis and umbilicus
Indications: Abdominal pain and digestive discomfort

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KI11 Notes

This point is also the origin of the 4th trajectory of the Chong mai relating to structural aspects of the body via the Qiao (Yuen, 2005, The Extraoridinary Vessels).

At the end of a Kidney Luo treatment this point is needled, deqi grasped and removed immediately to normalize the circulation of blood (Cecil-Sterman, 2012, Advanced Acupuncture).

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KI11 Nearby Points

RN2 - On the midline of the lower abdomen on the superior border of the pubic sypmhysis

ST30 - 2 cun lateral to the anterior midline on the lower abdomen, level with the top of the pubic symphysis (RN2)

SP12 - Superior to the lateral end of the inguinal groove, lateral to the pulsating external iliac artery (joins femoral artery), level with symphysis pubis and 3.5 cun lateral to RN2

LV12 - Lateral and inferior to ST30, in the inguinal groove where the femoral artery is palpable, 2.5 cun lateral to the anterior midline

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KI12 Da He

Great Luminence

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KI12 Location

On the lower abdomen, 4 cun below the umbilicus and 1 cun above the pubic symphysis, 0.5 cun lateral to the AML, level with RN3

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KI12 Needling

Perpendicular 0.5 - 1 cun

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KI12 Caution

Deep needling could penetrate a full bladder, have patient empty it before treatment

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KI12 Associations

Meeting of Kidney with Chong Mai

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KI12 TCM Actions

Tonifies the kidney 

Binds essence

Regulates Ren and Chong vessels

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KI12 Indications

Tonify kidneys/Benefits Ren and Chong: Nocturnal emission, impotence, morbid leukorrhea, pain in the external genitalia, prolapse of uterus, redness of the eye originating at the inner canthus.

 

KD 11, KD 12, KD 13, KD 14 & KD 15 all intersect the Chong Mai and are useful as local points for abdominal a/or gynecological issues

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KI12 Patterns

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KI12 Neuroanatomy

Superficial Innervation: Ilioinguinal nerve (L1)
Dermatome Segment: S4

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KI12 Nearby Points

RN3 - 1 cun above the pubic symphysis and 4 cun below the umbilicus on the AML

ST29 - On the lower abdomen, 2 cun lateral to the AML, level wtih RN3 (4 cun below umbilicus and 1 cun above pubic symphysis)

SP13 - On the lower abdomen, 4 cun lateral to the midlien and 0.7 cun above SP12, between RN2 and RN3

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KI13 Qi Xue

Qi Cave

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KI13 Location

On the lower abdomen, 0.5 cun lateral to the AML, level with RN4, 2 cun above the pubic symphysis and 3 cun below the umbilicus

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KI13 Needling

Perpendicular 0.5 - 1 cun

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KI13 Caution

Deep insertion may penetrate a full bladder

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KI13 Associations

Meeting of Kidney with Chong Mai

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KI13 TCM Actions

Regulates Ren and Chong Mai

Regulates lower jiao

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KI13 Indications

KD 11, KD 12, KD 13, KD 14 & KD 15 all intersect the Chong Mai and are useful as local points for abdominal a/or gynecological issues

Regulates Ren and Chong Mai: Amenorrhoea, irregular menstruation, uterine bleeding, leucorrhoea, infertility in women.

Regulates lower jiao: Difficult urination, incessant diarrhoea, abdominal pain, running piglet qi,

Benefits kidney qi: lumbar pain, (urination, mensturation)

? redness of the eye originating at the inner canthus.

 

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KI13 Patterns

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