Gallbladder 06 (GB 6)
Pinyin Name & English Translation
Xuanli, Deviation from Hanging Skull (Suspended Minute)
Within the hairline of the temporal region at the junction of the lower 1/4 and upper 3/4 of the distance between Touwei (ST 8) and Qubin (GB 7).
Migraine, pain in the outher canthus, tinnitus, frequent sneezing.
Removes obstructions from the channel, benefits the ear.
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