ST-35 (Du Bi) Calf's Nose

ST-35 (Du Bi) Calf's Nose

Acupuncture Points on the Stomach Channel of Foot Yang Ming


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


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

Pont Location:

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

Needling Method:

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