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BL-26 (Guan Yuan Shu) Origin Pass Shu

Previous PointNext Point  Acupuncture Points on the Bladder Channel of Foot Tai Yang
  • Gate of Origin Shu

Actions:

  • Strengthens the lumbar region
  • Regulates the lower jiao

Indications:

  • Low back pain, abdominal distension, diarrhea, enuresis, sciatica, frequent urination.

Location

CAM:
  • 1.5 cun lateral to the Governor Vessel, at the level of the lower border of the spinous process of the fifth lumbar vertebra.
AMOA:
  • 1.5 cun lateral to the lower border of the spinous process of the fifth lumbar vertebra (L5).

Needling Method:

  • Puncture perpendicularly 0.8-1.2 inches. Moxibustion is applicable.

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