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Gall Bladder 29

Chinese Name:  Juliao (English translation: Squatting Crevice)

Location: On the region of the hip, at the midpoint of the line connecting the anterior iliac spine and the great trochanter of the femur.

Classification: Crossing point of the Gall Bladder Meridian and the Yang Qiao Vessel


  • Lumbar pain, difficulty in rotation of the body
  • Weakness, numbness and pain of the lower extremities

Functions: Activates the meridian and removes obstructions, benefits the hips and lower extremities, relieves pain.

Needling: Perpendicular insertion 1.0 - 1.5 cun.


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