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ST-35 (Du Bi) Calf's Nose

Previous PointNext Point  Acupuncture Points on the Stomach Channel of Foot Yang Ming

Actions:

  • Dispels wind-damp and reduces swelling
  • Activates the channel and alleviates pain

Indications:

  • Pain, numbness and motor impairment of the knee, beriberi.

Location

CAM:
  • When the knee is flexed, the point is at the lower border of the patella, in the depression lateral to the patellar ligament.
AMOA:
  • On the knee, in the hollow formed when the knee is flexed, immediately below the patella and lateral to the patellar ligament.

Needling Method:

  • Puncture perpendicularly 0.7-1.0 inch. Moxibustion is applicable.

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