Conception Vessel 13, also known as Ren 13, Abbreviated as CV 13, Transliterated Shangwan in Chinese, Upper Epigastrium in English.
CV 13 Acupuncture Point Location:
On the anterior median line of the upper abdomen, 5.0 cun above the umbilicus.
CV 13 Acupuncture Point Indications:
- Gastric pain, vomiting, abdominal distention
CV 13 Acupuncture Point Benefits:
Harmonizes and regulates the Middle Jiao, descends rebellious Qi, stops vomiting.
Crossing point of the Ren Vessel and Small Intestine and Stomach Meridians