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BL-39 (Wei Yang) Bend Yang

Previous PointNext Point  Acupuncture Points on the Bladder Channel of Foot Tai Yang
  • Lower He-Sea Point of the Sanjiao

Actions:

  • Harmonizes the Sanjiao and regulates urination
  • Activates the channel and alleviates pain

Indications:

  • Stiffness and pain of the lower back, distension and fullness of the lower abdomen, edema, dysuria, cramp of the leg and foot.

Location

CAM:
  • Lateral to Weizhong (BL-40), on the medial border of the tendon of m. biceps femoris.
AMOA:
  • At the back of the knee, on the popliteal crease and towards its lateral end, in the depression medial to the tendon of biceps femoris.

Needling Method:

  • Puncture perpendicularly 0.5-1.0 inch. Moxibustion is applicable.

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