GB2 (Gall Bladder 2) - Acupuncture Point Information

Chinese Name: Tinghui
English Name: Hearing Meeting

Location: When the mouth is open, the point lies in a depression anterior to the intertragic notch, directly below Tinggong (SI19), at the posterior border of the condyloid process of the mandible.


Dispels Wind and opens the ears.

Primary Indications:

Tinnitus, deafness, toothache.

Tertiary Indications:

Facial paralysis, otitis media, swelling of cheek/mumps, temperomandibular joint problems, psychosis, excessive lacrimation.

Other Indications:

Paralysis of four limbs following apoplectic attack, hemiplegia, convulsions, seizure in which the body is alternatively tense and limp.


This information is from the book Acupuncture Point Dynamics and has been used with permission from the author John McDonald.

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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