GB-39 (Xuan Zhong) Suspended Bell, Suspended Time
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GB-39 (Xuan Zhong) Suspended Bell, Suspended Time

Acupuncture Points on the Gall Bladder Channel of Foot Shao Yang
  • Hui-Meeting Point for Marrow

Actions:

  • Benefits the sinews and bones
  • Benefits the neck
  • Dispels wind-damp
  • Clears Gall Bladder fire
  • Activates the channel and alleviates pain

Indications:

  • Apoplexy, hemiplegia, pain of the neck, abdominal distension, pain in the hypochondriac region, muscular atrophy of the lower limbs, spastic pain of the leg, beriberi.

Pont Location:

  • A Manual of Acupuncture: Above the ankle joint, 3 cun superior to the prominence of the lateral malleolus, between the posterior border of the fibula and the tendons of peroneus longus and brevis.
  • Chinese Acupuncture and Moxibustion: 3 cun above the tip of the external malleolus, on the anterior border of fibula.

Needling Method:

  • Puncture perpendicularly 0.3-0.5 inch. Moxibustion is applicable.