cv7.jpgCV7 Yin Jiao Conception Vessel 7
Yin Intersection.
Meeting Point on the Conception Vessel with the Penetrating Vessel.
Command Point for the Lower Burner.

Location

On the midline of the abdomen, 1 cun below the umbilicus.

Point Summary

Regulates Menstruation
Regulates the Lower Burner

Benefits The Genital Region
auxiliary point for GYN problems

Needling

Depth:

0.8 - 1.2 cun

Technique:

Puncture Perpendicularly

Contraindications:

Caution during pregnancy

General Indications

Functions

local

Indications

local

Special Notes

general rule of thumb is no lower abdominal points during pregnancy; after first trimester no upper abdominal points

Diagnostic Indications:

Abdominal Swelling Amenorrhea Genitals Itch Inability To Urinate Infertility Leukorrhea Lochia Persistent Flow Menses Irregular Periumbilical Pain Postpartum Uterine Hemorrhage Retention Of Urine And Feces Running Piglet Qi Uterine Bleeding Abnormal