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Gallbladder 28 (GB 28)

Pinyin Name & English Translation
Weidao, Linking Path

Location
Anterior and inferior to the anterior superior iliac spine, 0.5 cun anterior and inferior to Wushu (GB 27).

Indications
Leukorrhea, lower abdominal pain, hernia, prolapse of uterus.

Traditional Action
Courses stagnant Qi, rectifies two intestines, leashes the Girdle Vessel.

Contraindications


References:

Maciocia, Giovanni.  The Foundations of Chinese Medicine. London: Churchill Livingstone, 1989

OíConnor, 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.