0.3–0.5 cun obliquely to vertically superior to the margin of the bone.
Like any Accumulation-Xi point, Shuiquan KID-5 is used mostly in acute Excess patterns to ease pain. It is effective in treating urinary disorders such as cystitis or urethritis. Typical symptoms are dribbling of urine and urination difficulties.
On top of that, Accumulation-Xi points of the Yin Channels (eg: Kidney Channel here) have one more function that is indicated for Blood disorders. For the case of Shuiquan KID-5, it regulates the Uterus and menstruation. Manifestations include scanty, irregular and painful periods, amenorrhoea or Uterus prolapse.