This attack consists of a quick, precise thrust of the user's palm to the opponent's body. The attack sends chakra into the area of the foe where struck to either stun them, or if a more sufficient amount of chakra is used, cause severe internal damage.
- "Shōtei" (掌底, literally meaning: palm bottom) is short for "Shōteiuchi" (掌底打ち, literally meaning: palm bottom strike), a technique that is usually translated as "palm heel strike" and basically consists of hitting the opponent with the thick part of the palm closest to the wrist.
- While unnamed in the manga, it was named in the anime.
- Naruto: Shippūden episode 192