GB35 (Gall Bladder 35) - Acupuncture Point Information

Chinese Name: Yangjiao
English Name: Yang Crossing

Location: 7 cun above the tip of the external malleolus, on the posterior border of the fibula.


Crossing point of the three Yang channels of the leg, Accumulation point of the Yang Linking Vessel.


Relaxes sinews, removes obstructions from the channel, stops pain.


Fullness of the chest and hypochondriac region, muscular atrophy and paralysis of the leg.


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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