Conception Vessel 23, also known as Ren 23, Abbreviated as CV 23, Transliterated Lianquan in Chinese, Lateral Spring in English.
CV 23 Acupuncture Point Location:
On the anterior median line of the neck, above the throat prominence, in the depression above the upper border of the hyoid bone.
CV 23 Acupuncture Point Indications:
- Swelling and pain of the subglossal region, salivation with flaccid tongue, aphasia with stiffness of the tongue
- Sudden hoarseness of the voice, difficulty in swallowing
CV 23 Acupuncture Point Benefits:
Subdues rebellious Qi, benefits the tongue throat and speech, resolves Phlegm, stops cough.
Crossing point of the Ren and the Yin Wei Vessels