Point Localization: Below the patella on the cavity lateral to the ligament.

TCM Actions: Remove channel obstruction syndrome (Bi). Removes dampness.

Indications: Swelling, pain, weakness and numbness in the knee.

Target area: Knee.

Point Name and Meaning: Dubi – Calf’s Nose

Acupuncture Meridian: Stomach

Categories: None.

Unitary Channel: Yang Ming (Bright Yang) [LI + ST]

 

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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.