Urinary Bladder 04 (UB 4)
Pinyin Name & English Translation
Quchai, Deviating Turn
1.5 cun lateral to Shenting (Du 24) at the junction of the medial third and lateral two-thirds of the distance from Shenting (Du 24) to Touwei (ST 8).
Headache, nasal obstruction, epistaxis, blurring and failing of vision.
Discharges heat and opens the portals, clears the head and brightens the eyes.
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