Point Localization: On the popliteal line, at the medial border of the tendon of the biceps femoris.
TCM Actions: Benefits the Bladder. Opens the water way.
Indications: Edema in the lower body. Difficulty urinating. Painful urination. Enuresis.
Target area: Leg.
Point Name and Meaning: Weiyang – Bend Yang
Acupuncture Meridian: Bladder
Categories: He (sea) of the Lower Burner.
Unitary Channel: Tai Yang (Greater Yang) [SI + BL]
*Acupuncture points may be used safely for acupressure, but should be used with needles only by acupuncturists or Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) professionals.