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BL-29 (Zhong Lu Shu) Central Backbone Shu

Previous PointNext Point  Acupuncture Points on the Bladder Channel of Foot Tai Yang
  • Mid-Spine Shu


  • Benefits the lumbar region
  • Dispels cold and stops diarrhea


  • Dysentery, hernia, stiffness and pain of the lower back.


  • 1.5 cun lateral to the Governor Vessel, at the level of the third posterior sacral foramen.
  • 1.5 cun lateral to the midline, at the level of the third posterior sacral foramen.

Needling Method:

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

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