CV 1 Acupuncture Point

Conception Vessel 1, also known as Ren 1, Abbreviated as CV 1, Transliterated Huiyin in Chinese, Yin Meeting in English.

CV 1 Acupuncture Point Location:

On the perineum, at the midpoint between the root of the scrotum and the anus in males, and at the midpoint between the posterior labial commissure and the anus in females.

CV 1 Acupuncture Point Indications:

  • Constipation and dysuria, or incontinence of feces and urine, hemorrhoids. prolapse of rectum
  • Spermatorrhea, impotence, pruritus vulva
  • Asphyxiation from drowning, loss of consciousness, manic psychosis

CV 1 Acupuncture Point Benefits:

Nourishes Kidney Yin, resolves Damp-Heat, resuscitates, treats prolapse.


Crossing point of the Ren, Du and Chong Vessels