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BL-19 (Dan Shu) Gallbladder Shu

Previous PointNext Point  Acupuncture Points on the Bladder Channel of Foot Tai Yang
  • Back Shu of the Gallbladder

Actions:

  • Clears damp-heat from the Liver and Gall Bladder
  • Clears pathogenic factors from the shaoyang
  • Tonifies and regulates Gall Bladder Qi
  • Tonifies deficiency

Indications:

  • Jaundice, bitter taste of the mouth, pain in the chest and hypochondriac region, pulmonary tuberculosis, afternoon fever.

Location

CAM:
  • 1.5 cun lateral to Zhongshu (DU-7), at the level of the lower border of the spinous process of the tenth thoracic vertebra.
AMOA:
  • 1.5 cun lateral to the lower border of the spinous process of the tenth thoracic vertebra (T10).

Needling Method:

  • Puncture obliquely 0.5-0.8 inch. Moxibustion is applicable.

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