G.B.-39 Hanging Bell XUANZHONG - Acupuncture Points

| November 7, 2010 | 0 Comments | 4,649 views
G.B.-39 Hanging Bell XUANZHONG - Acupuncture Points -1

G.B.-39 Hanging Bell XUANZHONG - Acupuncture Points -1

Location
G.B.-39 Hanging Bell XUANZHONG - Acupuncture Points ) 3 cun proximal to the highest prominence of the lateral malleolus, on the anterior border of the fibula.
How to find
From the highest prominence of the lateral malleolus (➞ 3.6.2), measure 3 cun (1 handbreadth) in a proximal direction and locate G.B.-39 in a depression on the anterior border of the fibula. According to some authors, it is located between the posterior border of the fibula and the tendons of the peroneus longus and brevis musles. When in doubt, choose the more pressuresensitive point.
Located on the same level but 3 cun proximal to ➞ BL-60 (depression between the malleolus and the Achilles tendon) is ➞BL-59. In a comparable position but on the medial aspect of the leg is ➞ SP-6 (3 cun proximal to the highest prominence of the medial malleolus, meeting point of the three leg Yin channels).
Needling
Vertically 1–1.5 cun
Actions/Indications
● Opens the channel, benefits the tendons and bones
● Benefits the Marrow, clears Wind-Dampness
● Clears Heat from the Gall Bladder
Special features
Hui-meeting point of the Marrow. Important distal point for disorders of the cervical spine.

G.B.-39 Hanging Bell XUANZHONG - Acupuncture Points -2

G.B.-39 Hanging Bell XUANZHONG - Acupuncture Points -2

Tags: , , ,

Category: Acupuncture Points

About the Author (Author Profile)

Holle everybody welcome to the acupunctureschoolonline.com. My name is Mo, I hope discuss about acupuncture with everybody! Hope you can find what you want in my website.If you have questions , please click here --Our A&Q system.http://ask.acupunctureschoolonline.com

Leave a Reply

You must be logged in to post a comment.