Acupuncture Point Theory
The acupuncture point "EX Huatuojiaji at L3" , 華佗夾脊, is represented by "Huatuojiaji" in pinyin and "Sides of Spine at L3" in english and may be found:
.5 cun lateral to the lower border of the spinous processes of L3
Of many possible clinical applications, it may be considered to influence the following issues/symptoms:
EX Huatuojiaji at L3 may potentially be used, in coordination with a well designed acupuncture treatment protocol, to influence the following conditions: Constipation, Diarrhea, Infertility, Ovarian Cancer, Prostate Issues (BPH) and/or Prostatitis
While not necessarily valid clinically, UB 24 (Generally used as a local point for back pain. G…) are nearby.