UB-4 (Qu Cha)

UB1-UB10

Chinese Name:

Qucha 曲差

English translation:

Crooked Turn

Location:

On the scalp, .5 cun within the anterior hairline, 1.5 cun lateral to the midline, at the junction of the medial third and lateral two-thirds of the distance from Du 24 and ST 8.

Indications:

Headache, nasal obstruction, epistaxis, blurring and failing of vision.

Functions:

Expels Wind, benefits the eyes and nose, clears the head region.

Needling:

Subcutaneous insertion .5 - .8 cun