DU21 (Governing Vessel 21) - Acupuncture Point Information

Chinese Name: Qianding
English Name: -

Location: 3.5 cun directly above the midpoint of the anterior hairline and 1.5 cun anterior to Baihui (DU20).


Epilepsy, dizziness, blurring of vision, vertical headache, rhinorrhea.


Point indications have been used from the book Chinese Acupuncture and Moxibustion.

View other points on the Governing Vessel:

(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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