Stomach 11 (ST 11)
Pinyin Name & English Translation
Qishe, Qi Abode
At the superior border of the sternal extremity of the clavicle, between the sternal head and clavicular head of muscle sternocleidomastoideus.
Sore throat, pain and rigidity of the neck, asthma, hiccup, goiter.
Courses Qi and downbears counterflow.
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