ST35 (Stomach 35) - Acupuncture Point Information

Chinese Name: Dubi or Xiyan
English Name: Calf Nose or Knee Eye

Location: With the knee flexed (to 90 degrees), in the depression below the patella and lateral to the patellar ligament.


Removes obstruction from the channels, dispels Wind-Cold (for Bi syndrome in the knee).

Primary Indications:

Pain/swelling and numbness of the knee (Bi syndrome).

Tertiary Indications:

Foot swelling, paralysis of lower limbs (Wei syndrome).


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 Stomach channel:

(ST1, ST2, ST3, ST4, ST5, ST6, ST7, ST8, ST9, ST10, ST11, ST12, ST13, ST14, ST15, ST16, ST17, ST18, ST19, ST20, ST21, ST22, ST23, ST24, ST25, ST26, ST27, ST28, ST29, ST30, ST31, ST32, ST33, ST34, ST35, ST36, ST37, ST38, ST39, ST40, ST41, ST42, ST43, ST44, ST45)

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