UB-5 (Wu Chu)

UB1-UB10

Chinese Name:

Wuchu 五处

English translation:

Fifth Place

Location:

On the scalp, 1.0 cun posterior to the anterior hairline, 1.5 cun lateral to the midline.

Indications:

Headache, blurring of vision, epilepsy, convulsion.

Functions:

Expels Wind, clears the head region and nose, resuscitates.

Needling:

Subcutaneous insertion .5 - .8 cun.