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GB-02 (Ting Hui) Auditory Convergence

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

Actions:

  • Benefits the ears, eliminates wind and clears heat
  • Activates the channel and alleviates pain

Indications:

  • Deafness, tinnitus, toothache, motor impairment of the temporomandibular joint, mumps, deviation of the eye and mouth.

Location

CAM:
  • Anterior to the intertragic notch, at the posterior border of the condyloid process of the mandible. The point is located with the mouth open.
AMOA:
  • In the hollow between the intertragic notch posteriorly and the condyloid process of the mandible anteriorly. Locate this point with the mouth wide open.

Needling Method:

  • Puncture perpendicularly 0.5-0.7 inch. Moxibustion is applicable.

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