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BL-05 (Wu Chu) Fifth Place

Previous PointNext Point  Acupuncture Points on the Bladder Channel of Foot Tai Yang

Actions:

  • Eliminates wind, descends yang and clears heat
  • Clears the head and nose

Indications:

  • Headache, blurring of vision, epilepsy, convulsion.

Location

CAM:
  • 1 cun directly above the midpoint of the anterior hairline and 1.5 cun lateral to the midline.
AMOA:
  • 0.5 cun directly posterior to Quchai BL-4, 1 cun within the anterior hairline, and 1.5 cun lateral to Shangxing DU-23.

Needling Method:

  • Puncture subcutaneously 0.3-0.5 inch. Moxibustion is applicable.

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