Bladder 56 承筋 (Chéng jīn/ Shō-kin)

Bladder 56


Chéng jīn (Chinese) / Shō-kin (Japanese)

Bladder 56 Acupuncture Point

Bladder 56 Location: In the middle of the gastrocnemius muscle, 5 cun below Bladder 40, 3 cun above Bladder 57.

Location Note for Bladder 56: Feel in-between the gastrocnemius muscle and move up and down in the region till you find the depression. Then feel for the tender spot, which is the point.