ST 18 – RUGEN Stomach Meridian Acupuncture Point

ST 18 – Chinese name: RUGEN

Location

In the 5th intercostal space, on the mamillary line, 4 cun lateral to the anterior midline.

Indications

Breast diseases(mastopathy,mastitis,poor milk production in the postpartum period,premenstrual breast swelling). Crazy point for the treatment of lung diseases.

Adverse Events

Pneumothorax.

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