Acupuncture Point Theory
The acupuncture point "CV 9" , 水分, is represented by "Shui Fen" in pinyin and "Water Divide" in english and may be found:
1 cun above CV 8 (umbilicus).
Of many possible clinical applications, it may be considered to influence the following issues/symptoms:
CV 9 has some precautions to be considered (see our precautions list).
No Perpendicular Needling (NPN) No Perpendicular Needling in Pregnancy.
While not necessarily valid clinically, ST 24 (Epigastric pain, vomiting (rebellious qi). Simil…) are nearby.