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UB10 (Urinary Bladder 10) - Acupuncture Point Information

Chinese Name: Tianzhu
English Name: Heavenly Pillar

Location: 1.3 cun lateral to Yamen (DU15) and 0.5 cun within the posterior hairline, in the depression on the lateral aspect of the trapezius muscle.

Nature:

Point of the sea of Qi.

Functions:

Dispels wind and dissipates cold, relaxes the tendons, clears the head, clears the vision.

Primary Indications:

Headache, nasal obstruction, stiff neck.

Tertiary Indications:

Pain in shoulder and back, sore throat, dizziness/vertigo, neurasthenia, infantile convulsions, epilepsy, common cold, eye disorders, excessive lacrimation.

Other Indications:

Epistaxis, hypertension, insomnia, angina pectoris, fever, diarrhea, loss of control of internal organ functions, hemiplegia, limbs weak cannot support the body.

References:

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 Urinary Bladder channel:

(UB1, UB2, UB3, UB4, UB5, UB6, UB7, UB8, UB9, UB10, UB11, UB12, UB13, UB14, UB15, UB16, UB17, UB18, UB19, UB20, UB21, UB22, UB23, UB24, UB25, UB26, UB27, UB28, UB29, UB30, UB31, UB32, UB33, UB34, UB35, UB36, UB37, UB38, UB39, UB40, UB41, UB42, UB43, UB44, UB45, UB46, UB47, UB48, UB49, UB50, UB51, UB52, UB53, UB54, UB55, UB56, UB57, UB58, UB59, UB60, UB61, UB62, UB63, UB64, UB65, UB66, UB67)

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