POINT: KI-24 (KIDNEY-24)
|Also Known As:||Spirit Burial Ground|
- In the third intercostal space, 2 cun lateral to the midline.
- 2 cun lateral to REN-18 Yutang, in the third intercostal space.
- Transverse-oblique insertion, directed laterally along the intercostal space 0.5 to 1 cun.
- Caution: Deep perpendicular or oblique needling may puncture the Lung.
- Slanted insertion 0.5 to 0.8 cun.
- Puncture obliquely 0.3 to 0.5 cun.
- Moxibustion is applicable
- Unbinds the chest
- Descends Rebellious Lung and Stomach Qi
- Benefits the breasts
- This point is very powerful to resurrect the Spirit.