Point Localization: In a depression 1 cun posterior to the midpoint between the lateral end of the eyebrow and the outer canthus.
TCM Actions: Controls Liver Yang. Enlightens the eyes.
Indications: Temporal head pain. Migraine. Dizziness. Tinnitus. Blurred vision. Pain, swelling and redness in the eye.
Target area: Eyes.
Point Name and Meaning: Taiyang – Greater Yang
Acupuncture Meridian: Extras
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