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中髎

Synonyms:
  1. Zhongliao
  2. BL33

Zhongliao
Zhongliao #

Zhongliao(BL33,中髎) is an acupuncture point in the meridian named Taiyang Bladder Meridian of Foot.

Location

On the 3rd posterior sacral foramen.

Indication

  • ①Constipation, diarrhea;
  • ②retention of urine;
  • ③irregular menstruation, leukorrhagia;
  • ④lower back pain.

Method

Puncture perpendicularly 0.8-1.2 inches. Moxibustion is applicable.