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GB-44 (Zu Qiao Yin) Foot Portal Yin

Previous PointNext Point  Acupuncture Points on the Gall Bladder Channel of Foot Shao Yang
  • Acupuncture Point Five Elements  Jing-Well & Metal Point

Actions:

  • Clears heat and benefits the head
  • Benefits the chest and lateral costal region
  • Calms the spirit

Indications:

  • Migraine, deafness, tinnitus, ophthalmalgia, dream-disturbed sleep, febrile diseases.

Location

CAM:
  • On the lateral side of the fourth toe, about 0.1 cun from the corner of the nail.
AMOA:
  • On the dorsal aspect of the 4th toe, at the junction of lines drawn along the lateral border of the nail and the base of the nail, approximately 0.1 cun from the corner of the nail.

Needling Method:

  • Puncture superficially about 0.1 inch. Moxibustion is applicable.

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