Ren 20 (CO 20)
Pinyin Name & English Translation
Huagai, Floral Canopy
On the anterior midline, at the midpoint of the sternal angle, at the level with the first intercostal space.
Fullness and pain in the chest and intercostal region, cough, asthma.
Loosens the chest, disinhibits the diaphragm, clears the Lung and stos cough.
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