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Gall Bladder 27

Chinese Name:  Wushu (English translation: Fifth Pivot)

Location: On the lateral side of the abdomen, anterior to the superior iliac spine, 3 cun below the level of the umbilicus.

Classification: Crossing point of the Gall Bladder Meridian and the Dai Mai Vessel

Indications:

  • Abdominal pain, hernia
  • Constipation, prolapse of the uterus, morbid leukorrhea

Functions: Regulates the Dai Mai Vessel, regulates the Lower Jiao, resolves Dampness, moves stagnant Qi.

Needling: Perpendicular insertion 1.0 - 1.5 cun.

 


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