Stomach 35 (ST 35)
Pinyin Name & English Translation
Dubi, Calf Nose (Nostril)
When the knee is flexed, the point is at the lower border of the patella, in the depression lateral to the patellar ligament.
Pain, numbness and motor impairment of the knee, beriberi.
Invigorates the channel, relieves swelling, stops pain.
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O’Connor, John and Bensky, Dan, trans. Acupuncture, A Comprehensive Text. Seattle: Eastland Press, 1981
Xinnong, Cheng, et al. Chinese Acupuncture and Moxibustion. Beijing: Foreign Languages Press, 1987.