UB-53 (Bao Huang)

UB41-UB54

Chinese Name:

Baohuang 胞肓

English translation:

Bladder Vitals

Location:

In the region of the sacrum, 3.0 cun lateral to the middle sacral crest, at the level of the 2nd posterior sacral foramen.

Indications:

Borborygmus, abdominal distension, pain in the lower back, anuria.

Functions:

Regulates and benefits urination, activates the meridian, strengthens the low back, alleviates pain.

Needling:

Perpendicular insertion 1.0 - 1.5 cun.


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