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Acupuncture Point Detail

GB 38 Yangfu

Location :

4 cun above the tip of the external malleolus, on the anterior border of the fibula

Indications :

Lumbago, arthritis of the knee joint, general malaise. Migraine, pain of the outer canthus, pain in the axillary region, scrofula, llumbar pain, pain in the chest, pain in the hypochondriac region and lateral aspect of the lower extremities, malaria.

Method of puncturing :

Subdues Liver yang, clears heat, resolves damp-heat.

It is a tonification point.

It is a sedation point.


Perpendicularly 1.0-1.5 inches.