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GB-29 (Ju Liao) Squatting Bone Hole

Previous PointNext Point  Acupuncture Points on the Gall Bladder Channel of Foot Shao Yang
  • Meeting Point of the Gallbladder Channel with the Yang Motility Vessel

Actions:

  • Activates the channel and alleviates pain
  • Benefits the hip joint

Indications:

  • Pain and numbness in the thigh and lumbar region, paralysis, muscular atrophy of the lower limbs.

Location

CAM:
  • In the depression of the midpoint between the anterosuperior iliac spine and the prominence of the great trochanter.
AMOA:
  • On the lateral aspect of the hip joint, at the midpoint of a line drawn between the anterior superior iliac spine and the prominence of the greater trochanter.

Needling Method:

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

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