Theory

UB 15 - Acupuncture Point - Xin Shu


UB 15 Names

  • English Name: Heart Shu
  • Pinyin Name: Xin Shu
  • Chinese Character: 心俞

Location

  • 1.5 cun lateral to GV 11, level with T5.
  • For point location tips, read our meridian notes; unsure about "cun" measurements, read what is a cun?.

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UB 15 Clinical Uses

  • Main point for all heart, blood and circulatory related issues of an excess or deficient nature.
  • Main point for all heart related emotional issues: palpitations, anxiety, stress, poor memory. Useful with PC 6, HT 7, CV 14 a/or UB 14.
  • Main point for insomnia.
  • Night sweats in Heart Qi a/or Yin deficiency.


UB 15 Point Associations


UB 15 TCM Patterns

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

  • There are no patterns associated at this time.

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



UB 15 Conditions Treated

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

  • No Linked Conditions At This Time.

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


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