SP 18 – TIANXI Spleen Meridian Acupuncture Point

SP 18 – Chinese name: TIANXI

Location

6 cun lateral to the anterior midline in the 4th inter-costal space.

Indications

Like SP 17, it is useful for the management of chest and endothoracic pain (intercostal neuralgia,mastitis, mastopathy, insufficient milk production).

Adverse Events

Pneumothorax.

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