GB5 (Gall Bladder 5) - Acupuncture Point Information

Chinese Name: Xuanlu
English Name: Hanging Skull

Location: Within the hairline of the temporal region, midway of the border line connecting Touwei (ST8) and Qubin (GB7).


Migraine, pain in the outer canthus, facial swelling.


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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