GB29 (Gall Bladder 29) - Acupuncture Point Information

Chinese Name: Juliao
English Name: Squatting Crevice

Location: In the depression of the midpoint between the anterosuperior iliac spine and the prominence of the great trochanter.


Point of the Yang Heel Vessel.


Removes obstructions from the channel.


Pain and numbness in the thigh and lumbar region, paralysis, muscular atrophy of the lower limbs.


The English Name, Nature and Function have been reprinted from Maciocia: The Foundations of Chinese Medicine, Copyright 1989, with permission from Elsevier. 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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