Point Localization: 0.5 cun posterior to the hairline, 1.5 cun lateral to the midline.

TCM Actions: Eliminates Wind and Heat.

Indications: Pain at the top of the head.

Target area: Head.

Point Name and Meaning: Gucha – Deviating Turn

Acupuncture Meridian: Bladder

Categories: None.

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.