UB-61 (Pu Can)

UB59-UB67

Chinese Name:

Pucan 仆参

English translation:

Subservient Visitor

Location:

On the lateral aspect of the foot, posterior and inferior to the external malleolus, directly below UB 60, lateral to the calcaneum at the junction of the red and white skin.

Indications:

Muscular atrophy and weakness of the lower extremities, pain in the heel.

Functions:

Relaxes the sinews, activates the meridian, alleviates pain.

Needling:

Perpendicular insertion .3 - .5 cun.