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TRANSLATION:Stream Divide
TYPE:Jing-river, Fire, Tonification
LOCATION:On the ankle, level with the prominence of the lateral malleolus, in a depression between the tendons of extensor hallicus longus and extensor digitorum longus
NEEDLE INSERTION:a) 90° insertion, b) 45° insertion
NEEDLE DEPTH:a) 0.5 cun, b) beneath tendons to join SP 5 or GB 40

TRANSLATION:Rushing Yang
TYPE:Yuan-source
LOCATION:On the dorsum of the foot, in the depression formed by the junction of the second and third metatarsal bones and the cuneiform bones (second and third), 1.5 cun distal to ST 41, on the line drawn between ST 41 and ST 43, at the point where the pulsation of the dorsalis pedis artery may be palpated
NEEDLE INSERTION:90° or 45° insertion* Be careful of artery beneath this poin
NEEDLE DEPTH:0.3-0.5 cun

TRANSLATION:Sinking Valley
TYPE:Shu-stream, Wood
LOCATION:On the dorsum of the foot, between the second and third metatarsal bones, in a depression 1 cun proximal to ST 44
NEEDLE INSERTION:90° or 45° insertion
NEEDLE DEPTH:0.5-1.0 cun

TRANSLATION:Inner Courtyard
TYPE:Ying-spring, Water, Heavenly Star
LOCATION:On the dorsum of the foot, between the second and third metatarsal toes, .5 cun proximal to the margin of the web
NEEDLE INSERTION:a) 90° insertion, b) 45° insertion directed proximally
NEEDLE DEPTH:a) 0.5 cun, b) 0.5-1.0 cun

TRANSLATION:Strict Exchange
TYPE:Jing-well, Metal
LOCATION:On the dorsal aspect of the second toe, at the junction of lines drawn along the lateral border of the nail and the base of the nail, approximately .1 cun from the corner of the nail
NEEDLE INSERTION:90° or 45° insertion directed proximally
NEEDLE DEPTH:0.1-0.2 cun