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Bladder Location

AcuPoint Point Location Point Summary
BL 1 *** .1 cun superior to the inner canthus eyes
BL 2 *** on the medial extremity of the eyebrow, or on the supraorbital notch eyes and nose together like with allergies
BL 3 * directly above the medial end of the eyebrow, .5 cun within the anterior hairline between GV 26 and BL 4  
BL 4 ** 1.5 cun lateral to GV 24 at the junction of the medial 1/3 and lateral 2/3 of the of the distance from GV 24 to ST 8  
BL 5 ** 1.5 cun lateral to GV 23, or .5 cun directly above BL 4  
BL 6 * 1.5 cun posterior to BL 5, 1.5 cun lateral to the GV meridian  
BL 7 ** 1.5 cun posterior to BL 6, 1.5 cun lateral to the GV meridian sinuses and nose problems; with LI 4, LI 20, GV 23 (frontal sinuses)
BL 8 * 1.5 cun posterior to BL 7, 1.5 cun lateral to the GV meridian  
BL 9 * 1.3 cun lateral to GV 17, on the lateral side of the superior border of the EOP  
BL 10 **** 1.3 cun lateral to GV 15, in the depression on the lateral aspect of the trapezius muscle tai yang s/sx; eyes; neck; back; opens the back for back pain with BL 60 for whole back weakness
AcuPoint Point Location Point Summary
BL 11 ** 1.5 cun lateral to GV 13, at the level of the lower border of the spinous process of T1 meeting point of the bones; bone problems; arthritis
BL 12 *** 1.5 cun lateral to the GV meridian, at the level of the lower border of the spinous process of T2 all nose problems; with OPIs do moxa here; headache; cough; "wind gate"; tai yang stage; stimulates wei qi in a way that BL 10% does not
BL 13 **** 1.5 cun lateral to GV 12, at the level of the lower border of the spinous process of T3 all lung problems; builds wei qi; chronic or acute
BL 14 ** 1.5 cun lateral to the GV meridian, at level with the lower border of the spinous process of T4  
BL 15 **** 1.5 cun lateral to the GV 11, at the level of the lower border of the spinous process of T5 all heart problems
BL 16 * 1.5 cun lateral to GV 10, at the level of the lower border of the spinous process of T6  
BL 17 **** 1.5 cun lateral to GV 9, at the level of the lower border of the spinous process of T7 any blood problems; tonifies blood; skin problems from heat in blood; diaphragm shu point - removes stagnation
BL 18 **** 1.5 cun lateral to GV 8, at the level of the lower border of the spinous process of T9 benefits all aspects of the liver; smoothes and tonifies liver
BL 19 *** 1.5 cun lateral to GV 7, at the level of the lower border of the spinous process of T10 all GB problems; bitter taste
BL 20 **** 1.5 cun lateral to GV 6, at the level of the lower border of the spinous process of T11 all SP problems including not holding the blood; benefit all aspects of spleen
AcuPoint Point Location Point Summary
BL 21 *** 1.5 cun lateral to the GV meridian , at the level of the lower border of the spinous process of T12 benefits all aspects of the ST; pacifies ST problems
BL 22 ** 1.5 cun lateral to the GV 5, at the level of the lower border of the spinous process of L1. TB shu point; regulates and transforms fluids; fluid balance
BL 23 **** 1.5 cun lateral to GV 4, at the level of the lower border of the spinous process of the L2. for all KD pathology; regulates all aspects of the KD
BL 24 * 1.5 cun lateral to the GV meridian, at the level of the he lower border of the spinous process of L3.  
BL 25 *** 1.5 cun lateral to GV 3, at the level of the lower border of the spinous process of L4. LI shu point; low back pain; colon problems; constipation; with ST 25 as ST mu point
BL 26 ** 1.5 cun lateral to the GV meridian, at the level of the lower border of the spinous process of L5.  
BL 27 ** 1.5 cun lateral to the GV meridian, at the level of the lower border of the 1st posterior sacral foramen. SI shu; damp heat in urine; sacroiliac joint problems; with CV 3 for damp heat
BL 28 *** 1.5 cun lateral to the GV meridian, at the level of the 2nd posterior sacral foramen. BL shu; tonifies the BL; more for deficiency types of problems; a broader point than BL 27 because the BL shu point
BL 29 * 1.5 cun lateral to the GV meridian, at the level of the 3rd posterior sacral foramen.  
BL 30 * 1.5 cun lateral to the GV meridian, at the level of the 4th posterior sacral foramen.  
AcuPoint Point Location Point Summary
BL 31 ** In the 1st posterior sacral foramen.  
BL 32 **** In the 2nd posterior sacral foramen. genito-urinary problems; leg problems; strongest liao
BL 33 *** In the 3rd posterior sacral foramen.  
BL 34 *** In the 4th posterior sacral foramen genito-urinary problems; leg problems
BL 35 ** On either side of the tip of the coccyx, .5 cun lateral to the GV meridian.  
BL 36 *** In the middle of the transverse gluteal fold. Locate the point in the prone position.  
BL 37 ** 6 cun below BL 36 on the line joining BL 36 and BL 40,  
BL 38 * 1 cun above BL 39 on the medial side of the tendon of muscle biceps femoris. The point is located with the knee slightly flexed.  
BL 39 *** Lateral to BL 40, on the medial border of the tendon of muscle biceps femoris.  
BL 40 **** Midpoint of the transverse crease of the popliteal fossa, between the tendons of muscle biceps femoris and muscle semitendinosis. like a command point for the low back; clears heat; heat related skin diseases; with BL 23 or BL 25 for low back pain
AcuPoint Point Location Point Summary
BL 41 * 3 cun lateral to the GV meridian, at the level of the lower border of the spinous process of T2, on the spinal border of the scapula.  
BL 42 ** 3 cun lateral to the GV meridian, at the level of the lower border of the spinous process of T3, on the spinal border of the scapula.  
BL 43 **** 3 cun lateral to the GV meridian, at the level of the lower border of the spinous process of T4, on the spinal border of the scapula. "happy point"; exhaustion; weakness; supports yuan qi and jing
BL 44 * 3 cun lateral to the GV 11, at the level of the lower border of the spinous process of T5, on the spinal border of the scapula.  
BL 45 * 3 cun lateral to the GV 10%, at the level of the lower border of the spinous process of T6, on the spinal border of the scapula.  
BL 46 * 3 cun lateral to the GV 9, at the level of the lower border of the spinous process of T7, approximately level with inferior angle of the scapula.  
BL 47 ** 3 cun lateral to the GV 8, at the level of the lower border of the spinous process of T9.  
BL 48 * 3 cun lateral to the GV 7, at the level of the lower border of the spinous process of T10%.  
BL 49 * 3 cun lateral to the GV 6, at the level of the lower border of the spinous process of T11.  
BL 50 * 3 cun lateral to the GV meridian, at the level of the lower border of the spinous process of T12.  
AcuPoint Point Location Point Summary
BL 51 * 3 cun lateral to the GV 5, at the level of the lower border of the spinous process of L1.  
BL 52 ** 3 cun lateral to the GV 4, at the level of the lower border of the spinous process of L2. male sexual dysfunction; with ST 27 and BL 23
BL 53 * 3 cun lateral to the GV 5, at the level of the 2nd posterior sacral foramen.  
BL 54 ** Lateral to the hiatus of the sacrum, 3 cun lateral to GV 2.  
BL 55 * 2 cun directly below BL 40, between the medial and lateral heads of the gastrocnemius muscle, on a line joining BL 40 and BL 57.  
BL 56 Midway between BL 55 and BL 57, in the center of the belly of muscle gastrocnemius.  
BL 57 *** Directly below the belly of muscle gastrocnemius, on a line joining BL 40 and tendo-calcaneus, about 8 cun below BL 40. hemorrhoids; spasms of the gastroc
BL 58 ** 7 cun directly above BL 60, on the posterior border of the fibula, about 1 cun inferior and lateral to BL 57. second choice point for hemorrhoids; back pain with leg weakness
BL 59 ** 3 cun directly above BL 60.  
BL 60 **** In the depression between the external malleolus and tendo calcaneus. occipital headache; neck pain; distal point for sciatica; for labor pain; "aspirin point"
AcuPoint Point Location Point Summary
BL 61 * Posterior and inferior to the external malleolus, directly below BL 60, in the depression of the calcaneum at the junction of the red and white skin.  
BL 62 **** In the depression directly below the external malleolus. head wind; clears the spirit; helps with musculoskeletal problems; confluent point of the yang qiao
BL 63 * Anterior and in inferior to BL 62, in the depression lateral to the cuboid bone.  
BL 64 ** Below the tuberosity of the 5th metatarsal bone, at the junction of the red and white skin.  
BL 65 * Posterior to the head of the 5th metatarsal bone, at the junction of the red and white skin.  
BL 66 * In the depression anterior to the 5th metatarsophalangeal joint.  
BL 67 ** On the lateral side of the small toe, .1 cun posterior to the corner of the nail turning a breech fetus

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