ST29 (Stomach 29) - Acupuncture Point Information

Chinese Name: Guilai
English Name: Return

Location: 4 cun below the umbilicus, 2 cun lateral to Zhongli (REN3).


Eliminates blood stagnation from the uterus, warms the uterus, returns menses (amenorrhea) hence the point name "Return".

Primary Indications:


Secondary Indications:


Tertiary Indications:

Orchitis/genital pain, uterine inflammation, uterine prolapse, vaginal discharge, irregular menses, dysmenorrhea, female infertility, abdominal pain, impotence.


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 Stomach channel:

(ST1, ST2, ST3, ST4, ST5, ST6, ST7, ST8, ST9, ST10, ST11, ST12, ST13, ST14, ST15, ST16, ST17, ST18, ST19, ST20, ST21, ST22, ST23, ST24, ST25, ST26, ST27, ST28, ST29, ST30, ST31, ST32, ST33, ST34, ST35, ST36, ST37, ST38, ST39, ST40, ST41, ST42, ST43, ST44, ST45)

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