Xi: knee Guan: joint
Xiguan is in the vicinity of the knee joint.
Chinese Name: 膝關
Pinyin: xī guān
English Name/Meaning: Knee Joint
Han Geul 한글: seul gwan 슬관
Romaji: shitsu kan
Vietnamese: Tất quan
Posterior and inferior to the medial condyle of the tibia, in the upper portion of the medial head of m.gastrocnemius, 1 cun posterior to SP 9 .
Functions and indications of xiguan:
Benefits the knee so is beneficial for various knee problems: knee pain, swelling of knee joint, Arthritis of Knee.
Perpendicular insertion 1 to 2 cun.