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京门

Synonyms:
  1. 京門
  2. GB25
  3. Jingmen

Jingmen
Jingmen #

Jingmen(GB25,京门) is an acupuncture point in the meridian named Shaoyang Gall Bladder Meridian of Foot. It is the Front-mu point of the kidneys.

Location

Below the lateral aspect of the ribcage,anterior and inferior to the extremity of the 12th rib.1.8 cun posterior to Zhangmen (LR13).

Indication

  • ①Dysuria, edema, and other diseases due to the metabolic disorders;
  • ②abdominal distension, horborygmus, diarrhea;
  • ③lumbago, pain in the hypochondriac region.

Method

Puncture perpendicularly 0.3-0.5 inch. Moxibustion is applicable.