POINT: GB-17 (GALL BLADDER-17)
|Also Known As:||Upright Encampment
- Puncture subcutaneously 0.3 to 0.5 cun.
- Moxibustion is applicable.
- Transverse insertion, 0.3 to 1.5 cun.
- Note: This point may be needled in any direction. Direction depends on the symptomology. Direct the needle towards the point of pain, or join to other head points.
- Slanted insertion 0.5 to 1 cun.
- Meeting point with the Yang Wei channel
- Benefits the head
- Alleviates pain
- Pacifies the Stomach