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Stomach 19 (ST 19)

Pinyin Name & English Translation
Burong, Not Contained

Location
6 cun above the umbilicus, 2 cun lateral to Juque (Ren 14).

Indications
Abdominal distensions, vomiting, gastric pain, anorexia.

Traditional Action
Regulates the center and harmonizes the Stomach.

Contraindications


References:

Maciocia, Giovanni.  The Foundations of Chinese Medicine. London: Churchill Livingstone, 1989

OíConnor, John and Bensky, Dan, trans. Acupuncture, A Comprehensive Text. Seattle: Eastland Press, 1981

Xinnong, Cheng, et al. Chinese Acupuncture and Moxibustion.  Beijing: Foreign Languages Press, 1987.