UB-32 (Ci Liao)

UB11-UB35

Chinese Name:

Ciliao 次髎

English translation:

Second Crevice

Location:

In the region of the sacrum, medial and inferior to the posterior superior iliac spine, in the 2nd sacral foramen.

Indications:

  • Irregular menses, vaginal discharge, low back pain.
  • Wei and bi syndromes of the lower limbs.
  • Hernia, dysmenorrhea, sciatica, orchitis, constipation, lin syndrome, delayed labor, borborygmus and diarrhea, epigastric fullness.
  • Vomiting, peritonitis, enuresis, impotence, nocturnal emission, female sterility, uterine prolapse, metritis, endometritis, ovaritis, pain due to excess of energy, sensation of cold in the back, cold knees, weak feet.

Functions:

Regulates the Lower Jiao, regulates menstruation, benefits urination, benefits the lumbar area and legs.

Needling:

Perpendicular insertion 1.0 - 1.5 cun.


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