Gall Bladder 38
Chinese Name: Yangfu (English translation: Yang Aid)
On the lateral aspect of the lower leg, 4 cun above
the tip of the external malleolus, slightly anterior to the anterior border of the fibula.
Jing-River point of the Gall Bladder Meridian
- Migraine, pain of the outer canthus
- Swelling and pain in the axillary region
- Distention and pain in the chest and
- Weakness, numbness and pain of the lower
Activates the meridian, harmonizes the Shaoyang, benefits the sinews and bones,
clears Heat, relieves pain.
Jing-River points are where the qi of the
meridian begins to flow more heavily. They are known to treat cough and asthma
due to pathogenic cold or heat.
Perpendicular insertion 1.0 - 1.5 cun.