ST 30 Acupuncture Point

Stomach 30, Abbreviated as ST 30, Transliterated Qichong in Chinese, Qi Surge in English.

ST 30 Acupuncture Point Location:

Above the inguinal, 5 cun below the center of the umbilicus, 2 cun lateral to the anterior median line.

ST 30 Acupuncture Point Indications:

  • Hernia
  • Irregular menstruation, irritability
  • Impotence, swelling of the vulva

ST 30 Acupuncture Point Benefits:

Regulates the Lower Jiao and the Chong Mai Vessel, subdues running piglet Qi.


Crossing point of the Stomach Meridian with the Chong Mai Vessel.
Point of the Sea of Water and Grain.