Stomach 5, Abbreviated as ST 5, Transliterated Daying in Chinese, Large Receptacle (Facial Artery) in English.
ST 5 Acupuncture Point Location:
Anterior to the angle of the mandible, on the anterior border of the attached portion of muscle masseter, where the facial artery pulsates.
ST 5 Acupuncture Point Indications:
- Swelling of the cheek, toothache
- Wry mouth (crooked jaw), trismus
ST 5 Acupuncture Point Benefits:
Dispels Wind, and reduces swelling.