Yáng líng quán
GB34 (in English and Chinese 中英文)
Translated by: Joe Hing kwok Chu 朱興國編譯
Locating the point:
Yang ling quan point GB34 is in the lateral side of the leg, at the front fibular head,
at the depression area.
Anatomy: there are peroneus longus and brevis; inferior lateral genicular artery and vein; peroneal nerve is divided into superficial peroneal nerve and at deep peroneal nerve.
Indications: hemiplegia, lower limb paralysis, numbness, knee swelling, athlete's foot, flank pain, mouth pain, vomiting, jaundice, convulsions in children, tetanus.
Compatibility：It is compatibility with Qu chi point for treatment of hemiplegia; with the re yue point, qi men point, dan shu point, zhi yang point to treat jaundice, cholecystitis, gallstones; with zu san li point and shang lian point for treatment of pain in the rib cage.
Acupuncture and moxibustion method: perpendicularly or diagonal poke down to 1-1.5 inch.
Moxibustion also can be used.