Urinary Bladder 60 (UB 60)
Pinyin Name & English Translation
Kunlun, Kunlun Mountains
In the depression between the external malleolus and tendo calcaneus.
Headache, blurring of vision, neck rigidity, epistaxis, pain in the shoulder, back and arm, swelling and pain of the heel, difficult labor, epilepsy.
Expels wind, removes obstructions from the channel, relaxes the sinews, clears heat, invigorates blood, strengthens the back.
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