DU-02 (Yao Shu) Lumbar Shu
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DU-02 (Yao Shu) Lumbar Shu

Acupuncture Points on the Du Mai (Governing Vessel)

Common and Key Uses:

  • Sacrum and lumbar pain with radiation to hip and legs

Actions:

  • Benefits the lumbar region and legs
  • Dispels wind-damp

Indications:

  • Irregular menstruation, pain and stiffness of the lower back, hemorrhoids, muscular atrophy of the lower extremities, epilepsy.

Pont Location:

Needling Method:

  • Puncture obliquely upward 0.5-1.0 inch. Moxibustion is applicable.
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