Theory

ST 21 - Acupuncture Point - Liangmen


ST 21 Names

  • English Name: Beam Gate
  • Pinyin Name: Liangmen
  • Chinese Character: 梁門

Location

  • 2 cun lateral to the AML level with CV 12.
  • For point location tips, read our meridian notes; unsure about "cun" measurements, read what is a cun?.

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ST 21 Point Associations

None listed.


ST 21 TCM Patterns

This point along with others in a proper point prescription may be used to balance the following TCM Patterns:

For more on this, read "What Does Acupuncture Treat?" and "Point Prescription Guidelines".



ST 21 Conditions Treated

This point along with others in a proper point prescription may be used to balance the following Conditions / Symptoms:

For more on this, read "What Does Acupuncture Treat?" and "Point Prescription Guidelines".


Nearby Acupuncture Points

CV 12

  • CV 12  Central Venter
    • CV 12 is useful for middle warmer issues, whereas CV 10 is useful for lower warmer issues and CV 13 is useful for upper warmer issues.
    • ST patterns arising from an excess or a deficiency, tonify deficient SP patterns (moxa useful) - nearly all digestive issues - pain, bloating, reflux, vomiting, diarrhea, jaundice.
    • Hui Meeting Point - broad effect on the Fu (hollow) organs in the body.
    • Stress related digestive disorders (nervous Stomach, heartburn, diarrhea) along with various symptoms such as insomnia, anxiety, etc. particularly from worry and/or overthinking..
    • Tong Ren/Tam Healing System: Used for all digestive issues and esophagus issues, also useful for weight loss.  

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