Extra Points Location

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sishencong

what is the "four intelligence points," located 1 cun anterior, posterior ad lateral on both sides from DU 20?

sishencong

what extra points are used for headache, vertigo, poor memory, poor concentration, insomnia, epilepsy and seizure attacks?

yintang

which point is at the glabella, the midpoint between the medial ends of the eyebrows?

yintang

which extra point is used for headaches, nose problems, emotional imbalance

yuyao

which point is "fish waist", located in the middle of the eyebrow or, if unibrowed, the midpoint between the inner and outer canthus on the eyebrow?

yuyao

which point is used for orbital headaches, eye twitches, ptosis,?

taiyang

which point is located in the obvious depression at the temple about 1 cun posterior to the midpoint between the lateral extreme of the eyebrow and the outer canthus?

taiyang

which extra point is used for headaches, migraines in the temporal region, and can be bleed for hypertension?

qiuhou

which point is called "behind the ball" and is located on the inferior edge of the infraorbital margin?

qiuhou

which extra point is good for all types of eye disease, including those of vision and physical malfunction of the eyes?

bitong

which point is located at the highest point of the nasolabial groove close to LI20?

bitong

which extra point is good for symptomatic nasal allergies, rhinitis, congestion, nasal bleeding, polyps?

jinjin yuye

which points are located on the veins under the tongue on either side of the frenulum? gold fluid _______ is on the left, jade fluid ________ is on the right

jinjin yuye

which extra point is used for thirst, especially the wasting disease type thirst such as diabetes mellitus, vomiting, tongue swelling, mouth ulcers?

jiachenjiang

which point is 1 cun lateral to Ren 24 and over the mental foramen?

jiachenjiang

which point is used for swelling and pain of the gums, deviation of the mouth?

anmian

which point is "peaceful sleep" and is located midway between GB20 and SJ17 on the base of the skull?

anmian

which extra point is used for insomnia, vertigo, headaches, and bipolar disorder?

bailao

which point is "hundreds of taxations" and is located 2 cun superior to DU14 and 1 cun lateral to the midline?

bailao

which point is used for scrofula, tuberculosis "consumption", stiff neck?

erjian

which point is located on the apex of the ear?

erjian

which point is for hypertension and clears the type of toxic heat that causes fever and conjunctivitis?

jing bi (neck arm)

what point is located on the medial 2/3 from the sternum to the acromion, directly above the clavical?

jing bi

if you have shoulder pain, numbness of arm, paralysis of the arm from stroke, which extra point can you choose?

carotid artery

what do you have to be sure not to hit when needling jing bi?

sanjiao jiu (triangle moxibustion)

what points are located on the lower abdomen in an equilateral triangle with the top point resting in the umbilicus? MOXA ONLY! 5-7 cones

sanjiao jiu

if a patient has a hernia, abdominal pain, especially menstrual and abdominal pain related to coldness, what extra points can you choose?

tituo (lift and support)

what point is located 4 cun lateral to Ren 4?

tituo

if there is prolapse of the uterus, stomach, rectum and other organs, or hernia, what extra point will you choose?

zigong (palace of the child)

which point is 3 cun lateral to Ren 3?

zigong

which point is commonly used in clinic for prolapse of the uterus, infertility, and irregular menstruation?

dingchuan (calm dyspnea)

which point is located 0.5 cun lateral to Du 14?

dingchuan

which point is very good for asthma with coughing, wheezing, shortness of breath?

huatuojiaji

which points are located 0.5 cun lateral to the posterior midline of th ebody level with the lower borders of the spinous processes of the 12 thoracic and 5 lumbar vertebrae?

huatuojiaji

which points will be good for back problems and nerve problems?

weiguanxiashu

which point is located 1.5 cun lateral to the lower border of the spinous process of T8 vertebra?

weiguanxiashu

which point will you choose for diabetes/wasting and thirsting disorder?

pigen (masses root)

what point is located 3.5 cun lateral to the lower border of the spinous process of the L1 vertebra?

pigen

what point is good for abdominal masses, tumors, fibroids, etc. or local back pain?

yaoyan (eyes of the lower back)

which point is located in the two dimples on the lower back about 3-4 cun lateral to the lower border of the spinous process of L4?

shiqizhuixia (below the 17th vertebrae)

which point is located in the depression below the spinous process of L5?

yaoyan, shiqizhuixia

what two points will be good for lumbar pain of any etiology and for uterus/menstruation problems?

yaoqi

which point is located 2 cun above the tip of the coccyx?

yaoqi

which point is good for epilepsy, headaches, constipation, insomnia?

huanzhong

which point is located midway between gb30 and du2? on the lateral 1/3 of the line with gb30

huanzhong

which point will you choose for sciatica pain?

shixuan (ten spreading points)

which points are at the tips of the fingers 0.1-0.2 cun from the fingernails on the palmar side of the hand?

shixuan

which extra points are used to let out heat for excess conditions, coma, loss of consciousness, seizure, heat with high fever?

sifeng

which points are on the palmar surface of the hand at the midpoint of the transverse creases of the proximal interphalangeal joints of the fingers? not on the thumb

sifeng

what points are used to treat malnutrition in children of whooping cough?

baxie (eight demons)

what points are located on the dorsum of the hand btwn. the heads of the metacarpal bones on the border where the skin changes color and/or texture?

baxie

which points are used for eye pain, pain in the hands and fingers locally, snake and insect bites?

luozhen (stiff neck)

which point is on the dorsum of the hand in the depression just proximal to the 2nd and 3rd MCP joints?

yaotongxue (lumbar pain point)

what point is located on the dorsum of the hand on either side of the tendon of the extensor digitorium communis? locate this point just distal to the junction where the 2nd and 3rd bones meet and the 4th and 5th bones meet.

erbai (two whites)

which points are located 4 cun proximal to the transverse wrist crease on both sides of the flexor carpi radialis?

erbai

what points are good for hemorrhoids?

zhoujian (elbow tip)

which point is located on the tip of the ulnar olecranon process? moxa for scrofula

luozhen

which distal extra point is good for stiff neck?

jiahexue

which point is the "tuberculosis point"?

jiahexue

which point is located 3.5 cun lateral to Du14?

zhong kui

which point is located on the proximal interfalangeal crease on the dorsum of the 3rd finger?

zhong kui

which point is good for nausea, vomiting, stimulate hunger, hiccups? name is "middle emminence"

heding

which extra point is used for weakness, stiffness and pain of the knee?

heding

which point is located in the depression at the midpoint of the upper margin of the patella? "crane head"

baichongwo

which point is used for skin conditions like eczema, rashes, boils, ulcers, and parasites/worms? called "hundred bug burrow"

baichongwo

which point is located 1 cun superior to sp10 or 3 cun above the superior medial border of the patella?

xiyan

which point is used for pain/swelling of he knee, joint knee pain?

xiyan

which point is located in a depression on both the medial and lateral sides of the patellar ligament on the lower border of the patella? "knee eye"

dannangxue

which point is located 2 cun below gb34? "gallbladder point"

dannangxue

which point is used to treat accute infection of GB or chronic infection of the GB like gallstones, parasites in the GB?

lanweixue

which point is located 2 cun below st36?

lanweixue

which point is the "appendix point", used for appendicitis, accute attakc to the appendix?

bafeng

which points are located on the border of the dorsum side of the foot where the skin changes color?

bafeng

which points are used for pain in the local area (foot), snake bites, and insect bites?

Jian Qian/Jian Nei LIng

which point is on the anterior aspect of the shoulder joint: 2 locations: i) 1 cun directly superior to the anterior axillary fold (have the PT drop the arm naturally), OR ii) midway between the anterior axillary crease and LI-15. Palpate!

Jian Qian/ Jian Nei Ling

which point is used for shoulder and arm problems: paralysis or pain

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