Acupuncture Point Theory
The acupuncture point "EX Huatuojiaji at L5" , 華佗夾脊, is represented by "Huatuojiaji" in pinyin and "Sides of Spine at L5" in english and may be found:
.5 cun lateral to the lower border of the spinous processes of L5
Of many possible clinical applications, it may be considered to influence the following issues/symptoms:
EX Huatuojiaji at L5 may potentially be used, in coordination with a well designed acupuncture treatment protocol, to influence the following conditions: Back Pain, Crohn's Disease, Hemorrhoids, Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS), Sciatica and/or Urinary Disorders (Lin Disease)
While not necessarily valid clinically, UB 26 (Local point for clearing the channel - low back p…) are nearby.