Point Localization: 4 cun above the tip of the external malleolus, slightly anterior to the anterior border of the fibula between extensor digitorum longus and peroneous brevis.
TCM Actions: Controls Liver Yang. Clears Heat.
Indications: Chronic migraine. Pain in the head, hypochondriac and the outer corner of the eye. Bitter taste. Sigh. Sensation of heat.
Target area: Head.
Point Name and Meaning: Yangfu – Yang Aid
Acupuncture Meridian: Gallbladder
Categories: King (river). Fire. Sedation.
Unitary Channel: Shao Yang (Lesser Yang) [TB + GB]
*Acupuncture points may be used safely for acupressure, but should be used with needles only by acupuncturists or Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) professionals.