KI-20

KI-20

Forbidden in Pregnancy?
After 5th monthAcupuncture
Element
English
Abdomen Connecting Valley
Name
腹通谷
Transliteration
Futonggu
Description
Meeting point with the Chong Mai
Indications
middle jiao (middle third of body) chest and phlegm
Kinesiology
Channel Psychology
Ki: Fear, taking action, and a love of being alive. Chong Mai : Afraid of not being accepted or desired
Physical Conditions
Symptoms
Vomiting, undigested food in the stool, abdominal distension, diarrhoea, fullness of the chest, pain of the lateral costal region, heart pain, coughing and short breath, palpitations, disorientation, epilepsy, sudden loss of voice, swelling beneath the tongue with difficulty in speaking, protrusion of the tongue, deviation of the mouth, inability to turn the neck, malaria, redness of the eyes originating at the inner canthus
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The point information compiled from multiple sources including College of Complementary Medicine, Sydney Australia. Point location diagram recreated from A Manual of Acupuncture, P Deadman.