Acupuncture Point Theory
The acupuncture point "KD 13" , 氣穴, is represented by "Qixue" in pinyin and "Qi Hole" in english and may be found:
3 cun below CV 8, .5 cun lateral to CV 4.
Of many possible clinical applications, it may be considered to influence the following issues/symptoms:
Kd 13 has the following theoretical associations which serve as important guideposts in designing an effective treatment protocol:
KD 13 may potentially be used, in coordination with a well designed acupuncture treatment protocol, to influence the following conditions: Abdominal Pain, Amenorrhea (Absence of Menstruation), Digestive Issues, Dysmenorrhea (Menstrual Pain - Cramps), Irregular Menstruation and/or Menorrhagia (Heavy Menstrual Bleeding)
While not necessarily valid clinically, CV 4 (Generally, useful for deficiencies of Yin, Yang, …), GB 27 (GB 26, GB 27 & GB 28 are all useful points on the…) and ST 28 (Excess Cold/Damp Issues of the Lower Warmer - ret…) are nearby.