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location ST 1

with the eyes looking straight forward,
the point is directly below the pupil,
btwn the eyeball and the infraorbital ridge;
puncture perp.

2

fx ST 1

dispels wind and dissipates fire;
courses pathogens and brightens the eyes

3

ind. ST 1

facial paralysis, redness swelling
and pain of the eye, lacrimation,
night blindness, twitching of the eyelids

4

location ST 2

directly below the pupil
in the depression at the infraorbital foramen;
puncture perp

5

fx ST 2

courses wind and
quickens connecting vessels;
soothes the sinews and relieves pain

6

ind. ST 2

facial paralysis, facial pain, redness,
swelling and pain of the eye,
twitching of the eyelids

7

location ST 3

directly below the pupil,
at the level of the lower border of ala nasi,
on the lateral side of the nasolabial groove; puncture perp

8

fx ST 3

courses wind and
quickens connection vessels;
disperses swelling and relieves pain

9

ind. ST 3

deviated eye and mouth,
twitching of the eyelids,
nosebleed, toothache,
nasal congestion

10

location ST 4

lateral to the corner of the mouth,
directly below the pupil;
puncture toward ST6

11

fx ST 4

dispels wind, frees qi stagnation

12

ind. ST 4

deviation of the mouth, salivation,
twitching of the eyelids

13

location ST 5

anterior to the angle of the mandible,
on the anterior border of the attached
portion of m. masseter where
the pulsation of facial artery is palpable,
in the groove-like depression appearing
when the cheek is bulged;
puncture toward ST6

14

fx. ST 5

courses wind and
quickens connecting vessels

15

ind. ST 5

clenched jaws, deviated mouth,
swelling of the cheek, toothache

16

location ST 6

one finger breadth(mid finger) anterior and superior to the lower angle of the mandible where m. masseter is prominent
when the teeth are clenched,
and depressive when it is pressed;
puncture toward ST4

17

fx. ST 6

opens the haw and
frees the connecting vessels;
dispels wind and regulates qi

18

ind. ST 6

facial paralysis, swelling of the cheek and face, toothache, mumps, trismus

19

location ST 7

on the face, anterior to the ear,
in the depression between
the zygomatic arch and
the mandibular notch;
located with mouth closed;
puncture perp

20

fx. ST 7

courses wind and
quickens connecting vessels;
opens portals and sharpens hearing

21

ind. ST 7

facial paralysis and pain,
motor impairment of the jaw,
toothache, deafness,
tinnitus, otorrhea

22

location ST 8

on the lateral side of the head,
0.5cun above the anterior hairline
at the corner of the forehead,
and 4.5cun lateral to the midline of the head; puncture subcutaneous

23

fx. ST 8

dispels wind and discharges fire
(internal wind or fire);
relieves pain;
clears the head and brightens the eyes

24

ind. ST 8

headache, blurring of vision,
opthalmalgia, lacrimation

25

location ST 9

level with the tip of the Adams apple
where the pulsation of
common carotid artery is palpable,
on the anterior border of m. SCM;
puncture perp *avoid carotid artery

26

fx. ST 9

frees the channels and connecting vessels; regulates qi and blood;
clears heat and calms dyspnea

27

ind. ST 9

sore throat, goiter, asthma,
dizziness, flushing of the face

28

c/i ST 9

low blood pressure

29

ST 9 + L.I 11 + Er Jian + GB 20

regulate blood pressure

30

location ST 10

at the midpoint of the line
joining ST 9 and ST 11,
on the anterior border of m.SCM;
puncture perp *avoid carotid artery

31

fx. ST 10

rectifies lung qi and disinhibits the throat

32

ind. ST 10

sore, swollen throat, dyspnea

33

location ST 11

at the superior border of
the sternal extremity of the clavicle,
btwn the sternal head and
clavicular head of m.SCM;
puncture perp

34

fx. ST 11

courses qi and downbears counterflow

35

ind. ST 11

sore, swollen throat, dyspnea

36

location ST 12

in the midpoint of the supraclavicular fossa, 4cun lateral to the anterior midline;
puncture perp

37

fx. ST 12

diffuses and downbears lung qi;
frees the channels and
quickens the network vessels;
regulates qi and blood

38

ind. ST 12

cough, dyspnea, sore throat,
pain in the supraclavicular fossa

39

c/i ST 12

deep insertion of needle

40

location of ST 13

at the lower border of the middle of the clavicle, 4cun lateral to the anterior midline; puncture perp

41

fx. ST 13

clears heat and loosens the chest

42

ind. ST 13

dyspnea, cough, distention and fullness in the chest

43

location ST 14

in the 1st intercostal space, 4cun lateral to the anterior midline; puncture oblique

44

fx. ST 14

rectifies qi and loosens the chest

45

ind. of ST 14

pain and distention in the chest and rib-side, cough

46

location ST 15

in the 2nd intercostal space, 4cun lateral to the anterior midline; puncture oblique

47

fx. ST 15

courses wind and relieves pain

48

ind. ST 15

cough, dyspnea, pain and distention in the chest

49

location ST 16

in the 3rd intercostal space, 4cun anterior to the midline; puncture oblique

50

fx ST 16

clears heat and resolves depression; relieves pain and disperses swelling

51

ind. ST 16

fullness and pain in the chest and costal region, cough, asthma, mastitis

52

location ST 17

in the 4th intercostal space, in the center of the nipple, 4cun lateral to the anterior midline

53

c/i ST 17

needling or moxa

54

location ST 18

on the chest, directly below the nipple, on the lower border of the breast, in the 5th intercostal space, 4cun lateral to the anterior midline; puncture oblique

55

fx. ST 18

diffuses the network vessels of the breast; quickens the blood and transforms depression [both helps lactation]

56

ind ST 18

cough, dyspnea, mammary abscess, insufficient lactation, pain in the chest

57

location ST 19

6 cun above the umbilicus, 2cun lateral to Ren 14; puncture perp

58

fx. ST 19

regulates the center and harmonizes the stomach

59

ind ST 19

abdominal distention, vomiting, pain in the stomach, poor appetite

60

location ST 20

5cun above the umbilicus, 2cun lateral to Ren 13; puncture perp

61

fx. ST 20

harmonizes the stomach and rectifies the qi

62

ind ST 20

stomach pain, abdominal distention, vomiting, poor appetite

63

Front Mu of ST

Ren 12

64

Ren 12

popular to move stagnation and to clear stomach heat

65

location ST 21

4cun above the umbilicus,
2cun lateral to Ren 12;
puncture perp

66

fx ST 21

regulates center qi;
harmonizes the stomach and intestines;
transforms accumulation and stagnation;
fortifies the spleen

67

ind ST 21

abdominal distention, gastric pain, vomiting, anorexia, diarrhea

68

location ST 22

3 cun above the umbilicus,
2cun lateral to Ren 11;
puncture perp

69

fx ST 22

regulates the stomach and intestines

70

ind ST 22

abdominal pain and distention,
borborygmus, diarrhea,
anorexia, water swelling

71

location ST 23

2cun above the umbilicus,
2cun lateral to Ren 10;
puncture perp

72

fx. ST 23

clears the heart and quiets the spirit
(disturbed spirit from stomach fire);
fortifies the spleen and harmonizes the center

73

ind ST 23

mania and withdrawl, vexaion,
stomach pain, indigestion

74

location ST 24

1cun above the umbilicus,
2cun lateral to Ren 9;
puncture perp

75

fx ST 24

quiets the spirit and stabilized the mind
(unstable mind from heat);
regulates and harmonizes the stomach
and intestines

76

ind ST 24

mania, withdrawal, stomach pain, vomiting

77

Front Mu of the L.I.

ST 25

78

location ST 25

2cun lateral to the center of the umbilicus;
obrder at middle and lower jiao;
puncture perp/ moxa

79

fx ST 25

rectifies the lower jiao;
warms the womb

80

ind ST 25

pain around the umbilicus,
abdominal pain and distention,
borborygmus, constipation, diarrhea,
edema, irregular menstruation

81

location ST 26

1cun below the umbilicus,
2cun lateral to Ren 7;
puncture perp

82

fx ST 25

dissipates cold, relieves pain, rectifies qi

83

ind ST 25

abdominal pain, hernia

84

location ST 27

2cun below the umbilicus,
2cun lateral to Ren 5;
puncture perp

85

fx ST 27

supplements kidney and boosts qi;
invigorates yang

86

ind ST 27

lower abdominal distention and fullness,
inhibited urination, hernia,
seminal emission, premature ejaculation

87

location ST 28

3cun below the umbilicus,
2cun lateral to Ren 4;
puncture perp

88

fx ST 28

clears damp heat and
disinhibits(opens up) lower jiao

89

ind ST 28

lower abdominal distention, retention of urine,
edema, hernia, dysmenorrhea, sterility

90

location ST 29

4cun below the umbilicus,
2cun later to Ren 3;
puncture perp

91

fx ST 29

rectifies the lower jiao,
warms the womb-- infertility

92

ind ST 29

leukorrhea, prolapse of the uterus,
regulates menses

93

location ST 30

5cun below the umbilicus,
2cun lateral to Ren 2;
puncture perp

94

fx ST 30

soothes the liver and boosts the kidney;
regulates menstruation and promotes fertility

95

ind ST 30

abdominal pain hernia, impotence,
menstrual irregularity, infertility