Quepen (English translation: Empty Basin)
In the midpoint of the supraclavicular fossa,
4 cun lateral to the anterior midline.
- Cough, asthma, sore throat
- Pain in the supraclavicular fossa, scrofula
Descends Lung Qi, activates the meridian.
or oblique insertion .3 - .5 cun.
Supplement to the Classic Fig. of Acupuncture and Moxibustion says:
"Needling is contraindicated in pregnancy." Under the points from ST
11 to ST 18, there are important organs and a main artery.
Do not puncture these points deeply.