Stomach 34 (ST 34)
Pinyin Name & English Translation
Liangqiu, Beam Mound (Hill)
When the knee is flexed, the point is 2 cun above the laterosuperior border of the patella.
Pain and numbness of the knee, gastric pain, mastitis, motor impairment of the lower extremities.
Subdues rebellious Stomach Qi, removes obstructions from channel, expels damp and wind.
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