CV 15 Acupuncture Point

Conception Vessel 15, also known as Ren 15, Abbreviated as CV 15, Transliterated Jiuwei in Chinese, Bird Tail in English.

CV 15 Acupuncture Point Location:

On the anterior median line of the upper abdomen, 1.0 cun below the xiphisternal synchondroses.

CV 15 Acupuncture Point Indications:

  • Manic depression, epilepsy
  • Chest pain, palpitations, abdominal distention

CV 15 Acupuncture Point Benefits:

Opens the chest, transforms Phlegm, regulates the Heart, calms the Shen, subdues rebellious Qi.


Luo-Connecting point of the Ren Vessel


Luo-Connecting points of one meridian can communicate with two meridians. They treat diseases of the collaterals and can be used to treat chronic diseases, especially chronic diseases of the Zang-Fu organs. Clinically, Luo-Connecting points are often combined with Yuan-Source points in the treatment of diseases.