DU12 (Governing Vessel 12) - Acupuncture Point Information
Chinese Name: Shenzhu
English Name: Body Pillar
Location: Below the spinous process of the 3rd thoracic vertebra.
Cough, asthma, pain and stiffness of lower back.
Furuncles, infantile convulsions, febrile diseases, mental diseases.
Night fright, infantile malnutrition, diarrhoea, common cold, gastric cancer, chest and back pain, aphasia due to apoplexy.
This information is from the book Acupuncture Point Dynamics and has been used with permission from the author John McDonald.
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(DU1, DU2, DU3, DU4, DU5, DU6, DU7, DU8, DU9, DU10, DU11, DU12, DU13, DU14, DU15, DU16, DU17, DU18, DU19, DU20, DU21, DU22, DU23, DU24, DU25, DU26)
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