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GB-36 (Wai Qiu) Outer Hill

Previous PointNext Point  Acupuncture Points on the Gall Bladder Channel of Foot Shao Yang
  • Xi (Cleft) Point

Actions:

  • Activates the channel and alleviates pain
  • Clears heat and detoxifies poison

Indications:

  • Pain in the neck, chest, thigh and hypochondriac region, rabies.

Location

CAM:
  • 7 cun above the tip of the external malleolus, on the anterior border of the fibula.
AMOA:
  • On the lateral aspect of the lower leg, 7 cun superior to the prominence of the lateral malleolus, at the anterior border of the fibula.

Needling Method:

  • Puncture perpendicularly 0.5-0.8 inch. Moxibustion is applicable.

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