Urinary Bladder 46 (UB 46)
Pinyin Name & English Translation
Geguan, Diaphragm's Pass
3 cun lateral to Zhiyang (Du 9), level with the lower border of the spinous process of the seventh thoracic vertebra, approximately level with the inferior angle of the scapula.
Dysphagia, hiccup, vomiting, belching, pain and stiffness of the back.
Dysphagia, hiccups, vomiting, belching, pain and stiffness of the back.
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