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GB-40 (Qiu Xu) Hill Ruins

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

Actions:

  • Spreads Liver Qi and clears Gall Bladder heat and damp-heat
  • Activates the channel, alleviates pain and benefits the joints
  • Regulates shaoyang

Indications:

  • Pain in the neck, swelling in the axillary region, pain in the hypochondriac region, vomiting, acid regurgitation, muscular atrophy of the lower limbs, pain and swelling of the external malleolus, malaria.

Location

CAM:
  • Anterior and inferior to the external malleolus, in the depression on the lateral side of the tendon of m. extensor digitorum longus.
AMOA:
  • At the ankle joint, in the depression anterior and inferior to the lateral malleolus.

Needling Method:

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

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