Point Localization: 3 cun from the midline at the height of the lower border of the spinous process of T10.

TCM Actions: Removes Heat in Gallbladder.

Indications: Abdominal pain. Borborygmos. Diarrhea. Irregular defecation. Jaundice. Yellow face and eyes. Dark urine. Cholecystitis.

Target area: None.

Point Name and Meaning: Yanggang – Yang Headrope

Acupuncture Meridian: Bladder

Categories: None.

Unitary Channel: Tai Yang (Greater Yang) [SI + BL]

 

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*Acupuncture points may be used safely for acupressure, but should be used with needles only by acupuncturists or Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) professionals.