REN24 (Conception Vessel 24) - Acupuncture Point Information

Chinese Name: Chengjiang
English Name: Contain Fluid

Location: In the depression in the centre of the mentolabial groove.


Expels exterior Wind, 8th of the 13 Ghost points.

Primary Indications:

Facial paralysis, facial swelling, gum swelling.

Tertiary Indications:

Toothache, excessive salivation, sudden loss of voice, psychosis, stiff neck, diabetic thirst, hemiplegia, mouth ulcers.

Other Indications:

Hernia, uterine spasms, anuria, coma.


This information is from the book Acupuncture Point Dynamics and has been used with permission from the author John McDonald.

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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