Gall Bladder 30
Chinese Name: Huantiao (English translation: Jumping Round)
On the lateral side of the buttocks, when the
patient is in the lateral recumbent position and the thigh is flexed, this point
is at the junction of the lateral 1/3 and medial 1/3 of the line connecting the
greater trochanter and the hiatus of the sacrum.
Crossing point of the Gall Bladder and
Urinary Bladder Meridians
- Weakness, numbness and pain of the lower
- Pain of the lumbar and leg, hemiplegia
Activates the meridian and removes obstructions, benefits the hips and legs,
resolves Wind-Damp, relieves pain.
GB 30 is a common and important point in the
treatment of sciatica.
Perpendicular insertion 2.0 - 3.0 cun.