Yanglingquan(GB34,阳陵泉) is an acupuncture point in the meridian named Shaoyang Gall Bladder Meridian of Foot.
Yang, Yang of Yin-Yang; ling, mound; quan, spring.
The exterior is Yang. The head of the fibula at the lateral aspect of the knee is prominent as a mound, below which in the depression the point is located, like a spring.
In the depression anterior and inferior to the head of the fibual.
- Hepatitis, choldcystits, cholelithisis (cholecyslolithiasis), ascariasis of the gallbladder.
- migraine, pain in the hypochondriae and costal region, sciatic neuralgia.
- convulsion, paralysis.
- pain in the knee joint and local pain.
Perpendicularly 1-1.5 cun.