GB 34 Acupuncture Point(Yanglingquan) belongs to the Gallbladder Meridian of Foot-Shaoyang, which can treat frozen shoulder, stiff neck, knee arthritis, lumbar sprain etc. puncture 0.8 to 1.2 cun straight.
GB 34 Acupuncture Point Location
In a depression anterior and inferior to the head of the fibula.
What is the meaning of Yanglingquan
Yanglingquan:”Yang” means Yang-Qi. “Ling” ,mound. “Quan”,spring. The name of “Yanglingquan” means that a lot of the meridian water of Gallbladder Meridian is gasified here. The substance of this point is the meridian water flows down from GB 33(XiYangguan) point, and the hot yang-qi from the lower knee of Gallbladder Meridian. After both Qi meet, the dust of spleen that rises with the Gallbladder Meridian absorbs dampness and descends to the ground. The meridian water of the upper meridians also penetrates into the soil of spleen. The soil of spleen accumulate around this point, and the dampness in the soil o spleen is vaporized,so this acupoint is like accumulate place where the dust of spleen,hence the name.
GB 34 Acupuncture Point Usage
Hemiplegia, paralysis of lower limbs, numbness, knee patella pain, athlete’s foot, flank pain, bitter in the mouth, vomiting, jaundice, convulsions.
Clinical: sciatica, hepatitis, cholecystitis, biliary ascariasis, knee arthritis etc;
GB 34 Acupuncture Point Therapy
Use both palms, palm bases, and fingertips together to rub GB 34 up and down for 50 times. which can prevent and treat knee arthritis, knee cold pain, paralysis of lower limbs, etc.
Compatibility of GB 34
Combined with Quchi point to treat hemiplegia;
Combined with Riyue, Qimen, Danshu, Zhiyang point to treat jaundice, cholecystitis and gallstones;
Combined with Zusanli and Shanglian point to treat chest and hypochondriac pain;
Combined with Huantiao, Fengshi, Weizhong, Xuanzhong point to treat hemiplegia and paralysis of lower limbs;
Combined with Yinlingquan and Zhongwan point to treat hypochondriac pain;
Combined with Renzhong, Zhongchong, and Taichong point to treat convulsions;
Combined with Zhigou point to treat hypochondriac pain;
Combined Riyue point to treat cholecystitis.