GB19 (Gall Bladder 19) - Acupuncture Point Information

Chinese Name: Naokong
English Name: -

Location: On the head and on the level of the upper border of the external occiptal protuberance or Naohu (DU17), 2.25 cun lateral to the midline of the head.


Headache, stiffness of the neck, vertigo, painful eyes, tinnitus, epilepsy.


Point indications have been used from the book Chinese Acupuncture and Moxibustion.

View other points on the Gall Bladder channel:

(GB1, GB2, GB3, GB4, GB5, GB6, GB7, GB8, GB9, GB10, GB11, GB12, GB13, GB14, GB15, GB16, GB17, GB18, GB19, GB20, GB21, GB22, GB23, GB24, GB25, GB26, GB27, GB28, GB29, GB30, GB31, GB32, GB33, GB34, GB35, GB36, GB37, GB38, GB39, GB40, GB41, GB42, GB43, GB44)

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