(ST) Stomach Meridian - Graphic

The (ST) Stomach Meridian has 45 points:

You may click on any acupuncture point along the stomach meridian for more detailed information including the location, functions, precautions and the chinese and english names. Our TCM Herbal Database, contains a listing of herbs which enter the Stomach channel. Our TCM theory section contains signs, symptoms, and treatment points for common stomach patterns.

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Below the pupil between the eyeball and the infraorbital ridge ** No Moxa, Slow Insert, No Manipulation **Below the pupil in depression at the infraorbital foramen ** No Moxa, NDN **Directly below pupil in depression at the level of the lower border of the ala nasiDirectly below pupil lateral to the corner of the mouthAnterior to the angle of mandible on the anterior border of the masseter muscle in a groove-like depression (facial artery groove) (cheek bulged) ** AA **Anterior to the angle of mandible on the anterior border of the masseter muscle in a groove-like depression (facial artery groove) (cheek bulged) ** AA **One finger width anterior and superior to the angle of the mandible at the belly of the masseter muscle with teeth clenchedOne finger width anterior and superior to the angle of the mandible at the belly of the masseter muscle with teeth clenchedOn face, anterior to ear, in depression between zygomatic arch and mandible notch (mouth closed) On face, anterior to ear, in depression between zygomatic arch and mandible notch (mouth closed) Below the pupil between the eyeball and the infraorbital ridge ** No Moxa, Slow Insert, No Manipulation **Below the pupil in depression at the infraorbital foramen ** No Moxa, NDN **Directly below pupil in depression at the level of the lower border of the ala nasiDirectly below pupil lateral to the corner of the mouthterms of use.5 cun within the anterior hairline at the corner of the forehead, 4.5 cun lateral to midline of head (GV 24) ** No Moxa **.5 cun within the anterior hairline at the corner of the forehead, 4.5 cun lateral to midline of head (GV 24) ** No Moxa **Level with the tip of Adam's Apple on the anterior border of sternocleidomastoideus muscle (pulse of common cartoid artery) ** No Moxa, AA, NDN **Midway between ST 9 & ST 11 at the anterior border of sternocleidomastoideus muscleAt superior border of the clavicle between the sternal head and clavicular head of the sternocleidomastoideus muscleIn the mid-point of the supraclavicular fossa, 4 cun lateral to anterior midline ** AA, NDN **4 cun lateral to AML at lower border of clavicle4 cun lateral to AML in the 1st ICS4 cun lateral to AML in the 2nd ICS4 cun lateral to AML in the 3rd ICS4 cun lateral to AML in 4th ICS ** Landmark only, No Needle, No Moxa **4 cun lateral to the AML in the 5th ICS2 cun lateral to AML level with CV 142 cun lateral to AML level with CV 132 cun lateral to AML level with CV 122 cun lateral to AML level with CV 112 cun lateral to AML level with CV 102 cun lateral to AML level with CV 92 cun lateral to AML level with CV 82 cun lateral to AML level with CV 72 cun lateral to AML level with CV 52 cun lateral to AML level with CV 42 cun lateral to AML level with CV 32 cun lateral to AML level with CV 2 On 2 lines connecting the ASIS and superiolateral corner of the patella and level with the lower border of symphysis pubis; in a depression with thigh flexed, lateral to the sartorius muscle6 cun above the superior lateral border of the patella on the line connecting the ASIS with patella3 cun above the superior lateral border of the patella on line connecting the ASIS with patella, knee flexed2 cun above the superior lateral border of the patella on line connecting the patella with the ASIS, knee flexedBelow the patella in a depression lateral to the patellar ligament, knee flexed3 cun below ST 35 and one finger width lateral from the anterior border of the tibia6 cun below ST 35 and one finger width lateral from the anterior border of the tibia8 cun below ST 35 and one finger width lateral from the anterior border of the tibia9 cun below ST 35 and one finger width lateral from the anterior border of the tibia8 cun below ST 35, 1 finger width lateral to ST 38 and 2 finger widths lateral to the anterior border of the tibiaOn midpoint of transverse crease of ankle approximately level with the tip of the external malleolus in a depression between the extensor digitorum longus and hallucis longus tendonsBetween the 2nd and 3rd metatarsal and the cuneiform bones between the tendons of the extensor muscles of the big toe and the other toes ** AA **In a depression distal to the junction of the 2nd and 3rd metatarsal bonesProximal to the web margin between the 2nd and 3rd toes in a depression distal and lateral to the 2nd metatarsodigital joint.1 cun posterior to the corner of the nail on the lateral side of the 2nd toeterms of use

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