UB-54 (Zhi Bian)

UB41-UB54

Chinese Name:

Zhibian 秩边

English translation:

Lowermost Edge

Location:

In the region of the sacrum, 3.0 cun lateral to the middle sacral crest, at the level of the 4th posterior sacral foramen.

Indications:

Pain in the lumbosacral region, muscular atrophy, motor impairment of the lower extremities, dysuria, swelling around external genitalia, hemorrhoids, constipation.

Functions:

Benefits urination, activates the meridian, strengthens the low back, alleviates pain.

Needling:

Perpendicular insertion 1.0 - 2.0 cun.


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