GB43 (Gall Bladder 43) - Acupuncture Point Information
Chinese Name: Xiaxi
English Name: Pinched Stream
Location: 0.5 cun posterior to the margin of the web between the 4th and 5th toes.
Ying-Spring point of the Gall Bladder channel.
Clears heat and extinguishes Wind, major distal point for the ears.
Eye diseases (pain in outer canthus, dizziness with blurred vision), tinnitus, deafness, swelling/pain of cheek, pain in sides and ribs.
Headache, chest pain, mastitis/breast abscess, menstrual disorders.
Hypertension, cerebral congestion, mania, expectoration of blood, pain in front of heart, in the jaw or in the foot, lower limb paralysis, oedema of legs, icy limbs due to contravection of Qi.
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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