Pangguangshu (English translation: Bladder Shu)
In the region of the sacrum, 1.5 cun lateral
to the middle sacral crest, at the level of the 2nd posterior sacral foramen.
Back-Shu point of the Urinary Bladder
- Dysuria, enuresis
- Stiffness and pain of the lower back, leg
- Diarrhea, constipation
Regulates the Bladder, resolves Dampness and Damp-Heat, removes stagnation,
opens the water passages.
UB 28 is commonly used for urinary
complications. Back-Shu points are corresponding points on the back where the
Qi of the respective Zang-Fu organ is infused. If the Five Zang organs are
diseased, abnormal reactions appear on the Back-Shu points. Back-Shu points have
a direct therapeutic effect on the diseases of the Five Zang organs. For more
complete information on Back-Shu and Front-Mu points,
Needling: Perpendicular or oblique insertion .8 - 1.2 cun.