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ST43 (Stomach 43) - Acupuncture Point Information

Chinese Name: Xiangu
English Name: Sinking Valley

Location: In the depression distal to the junction of the second and third metatarsal bones.

Nature:

Stream point, Wood point.

Functions:

Eliminates Wind and Heat, removes obstruction from the channel.

Indications:

Facial or general edema, abdominal pain, borborygmus, swelling and pain of the dorsum of the foot.

References:

The English Name, Nature and Function have been reprinted from Maciocia: The Foundations of Chinese Medicine, Copyright 1989, with permission from Elsevier. Point indications have been used from the book Chinese Acupuncture and Moxibustion.

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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