REN16 (Conception Vessel 16) - Acupuncture Point Information

Chinese Name: Zhongting
English Name: -

Location: On the anterior midline, at the level with the fifth intercostal space, on the xiphosternal synchondrosis.


Distension and fullness in the chest and intercostal region, hiccup, nausea, anorexia.


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

View other points on the Conception Vessel:

(REN1, REN2, REN3, REN4, REN5, REN6, REN7, REN8, REN9, REN10, REN11, REN12, REN13, REN14, REN15, REN16, REN17, REN18, REN19, REN20, REN21, REN22, REN23, REN24)

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