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GV17

Synonyms:
  1. 脑户
  2. 腦戶
  3. Naohu

Naohu
Naohu #

Naohu(GV17,脑户) is an acupuncture point in the meridian named Governor Vessel.

Location

On the back of the head, 2.5 cun above the nuddle of the posterior hairline. 1.5 cun above Fengfu(GV16).

Indication

  • ①Vertigo ,neck rigidity ;
  • ②loss of voice;
  • ③epilepsy.

Method

Puncture subcutaneously 0.3-0.5 inch. Moxibustion is applicable.