GB-35 (Yang Jiao) Yang Intersection
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GB-35 (Yang Jiao) Yang Intersection

Acupuncture Points on the Gall Bladder Channel of Foot Shao Yang
  • Xi-Cleft Point of the Yang Linking Vessel

Actions:

  • Activates the channel and alleviates pain
  • Regulates Gall Bladder Qi and calms the spirit

Indications:

  • Fullness of the chest and hypochondriac region, muscular atrophy and paralysis of the leg.

Pont Location:

  • A Manual of Acupuncture: On the lateral aspect of the lower leg, 7 cun superior to the prominence of the lateral malleolus, in the depression at the posterior border of the fibula.
  • Chinese Acupuncture and Moxibustion: 7 cun above the tip of the external malleolus, on the posterior border of the fibula.

Needling Method:

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