The acupuncture point "CV 10" , 下脘, is represented by "Xia Wan" in pinyin and "Lower Venter" in english and may be found:
2 cun above CV 8 (umbilicus).
Of many possible clinical applications, it may be considered to influence the following issues/symptoms:
CV 10 has some precautions to be considered (see our precautions list).
No Perpendicular Needling (NPN) No Perpendicular Needling in Pregnancy.
While not necessarily valid clinically, KD 17 (Local point for abdominal and colon pain and func…) and ST 23 (Abdominal pain, epigastric pain, bloating, poor a…) are nearby.
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