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How many cun from axillary crease to tip of the 11th rib?

12 cun

1

How many cun from sternocostal angle to center of umbilicus?

8 cun

2

How many cun from center of umbilicus to upper border of symphasis pubis?

5 cun

3

How many cun from upper level of greater trochanter to middle of patella?

19 cun

(though this is a difficult cun measurement to use in location, so we usually use the medial side of leg measurement instead)

4

How many cun from eye of knee (ST 35) to lateral malleolus?

16 cun

5

How many cun from upper border of symphasis pubis to upper border of epicondyle of femur?

18 cun

6

How many cun from medial condyle of tibia to tip of medial malleolus?

13 cun

7

How many cun from lower end of sternum to upper border of symphasis pubis?

13 cun

8 cun (sternocostal angle to umbilicus) + 5 cun (umbilicus to symphasis pubis)

8

How many cun from upper level of greater trochanter to tip of lateral malleolus?

35 cun

19 cun (greater trochanter to patella) + 16 cun (eye of knee to lateral malleolus)

9

How many cun from upper border of symphysis pubis to tip of medial malleolus?

31 cun

18 cun (symphysis pubis to epicondyle of femur) + 13 cun (medial condyle of tibia to medial malleolus)