UB-48 (Yang Gang)

UB41-UB54

Chinese Name:

Yanggang 阳纲

English translation:

Yang Headrope

Location:

On the back, 3.0 cun lateral to the lower border of the spinous process of the 10th thoracic vertebra.

Indications:

Borborygmus, abdominal pain, diarrhea, pain in the hypochondriac region, jaundice.

Functions:

Regulates the Gall Bladder, clears Damp-Heat.

Needling:

Oblique insertion .5 - .8 cun.