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UB1 睛明

Jīngmíng = Bright Eyes
Functions: (1)Benefits (brightens) eyes (2)Expels Wind & clears Heat

Indications: redness/swelling/pain of eye, itching of canthus, lacrimation, night blindness, blurring of vision, myopia
UB2 攢竹 (攒竹)

Zănzhú = Gathering Bamboo
Functions: (1)Eliminates Wind & clears Heat (2)Benefits eyes (3)Clears head & alleviates pain

Indications: headache, blurring/failing of vision, pain in supraorbital region, lacrimation, redness/swelling/pain of eye, twitching of eyelids, glaucoma
UB3 眉衝 (眉冲)

Méichōng = Eyebrows’ Pouring
Functions: (1)Expels Wind, clears head, & alleviates pain (2)Benefits eyes and nose (esp. sinuses)

Indications: headache, giddiness, epilepsy, nasal obstruction
UB4 曲差

Qūchāi = Crooked Curve
Functions: (1)Expels Wind, clears head, & alleviates pain (2)Benefits eyes and nose

Indications: headache, nasal obstruction, epistaxis, blurring/failing vision
UB5 五處 (五处)

Wŭchù = Fifth Place
Functions: (1)Eliminates Wind, descends Yang, & clears Heat (2)Clears head and nose

Indications: headache, blurring of vision, epilepsy, convulsion
UB6 承光

Chéngguāng = Receiving Light
Functions: (1)Eliminates Wind & clears Heat (2)Clears head & benefits eyes and nose

Indications: vertex headache, headache, blurring of vision, nasal obstruction
UB7 通天

Tōngtiān = Heavenly Connection
Functions: (1)Benefits and regulates nose (2)Clears head (insufficient clear Yang rising to head)

Indications: vertex headache, headache, giddiness, nasal obstruction, epistaxis, rhinorrhea
UB8 絡卻 (络却)

Luòquè = Declining Connection
Functions: (1)Benefits sense organs (nose, eyes, ears, mouth) (2)Pacifies Wind, transforms Phlegm, & clams spirit

Indications: dizziness, blurring of vision, tinnitus, mania
UB9 玉枕

Yùzhĕn = Jade Pillow
Functions: (1)Expels Wind and Cold & alleviates pain (2)Benefits nose and eyes

Indications: headache, neck pain, dizziness, ophthalmalgia, nasal obstruction
UB10 天柱

Tiānzhù = Celestial Pillar
Functions: (1)Regulates Qi & pacifies Wind (2)Benefits Head and sensory orifices (3)Calms spirit (4)Activates channel & alleviates pain

Indications: headache, nasal obstruction, sore throat, neck rigidity, pain in shoulder/back
UB11 大杼

Dàzhù = Great Shuttle
Functions: (1)Benefits bones and joints (any problem with bones) (2)Expels pathogenic factors & firms exterior (3)Regulates Lung Qi & alleviates cough

Indications: headache, pain in neck/back, pain/soreness in scapular region, cough, fever, neck rigidity
UB12 風門 (风门)

Fēngmén = Wind Gate
Functions: (1)Expels Wind & releases exterior (2)Strengthens Wei Qi & firms exterior (3)Disseminates and descends Lung Qi (4)Benefits nose

Indications: common cold, cough, fever and headache, neck rigidity, backache
UB13 肺俞

Fèishū = Lung Shu
Functions: (1)Tonifies Lung Qi & nourishes Lung Yin (2)Descends and disseminates Lung Qi (3)Clears Heat from Lung (4)Releases exterior

Indications: cough, asthma, chest pain, spitting of blood, afternoon fever, night sweating
UB14 厥陰俞 (厥阴俞)

Juéyīnshū = Terminal Yin Shu
Functions: (1)Spreads Liver Qi & unbinds chest (2)Regulates Heart (3)Regulates and descends Qi

Indications: cough, cardiac pain, palpitations, stuffy chest, vomiting
UB15 心俞

Xīnshū = Heart Shu
Functions: (1)Tonifies and nourishes Heart (2)Calms spirit (3)Regulates Heart Qi (4)Clears Heart Fire (5)Unbinds chest & resolves Blood Stasis

Indications: cardiac pain, panic, loss of memory, palpitations, cough, spitting of blood, nocturnal emission, night sweating, mania, epilepsy
UB16 督俞

Dūshū = Governing Shu
Functions: (1)Regulates Qi in chest and abdomen

Indications: cardiac pain, epigastric pain, abdominal distension, borborygmus
UB17 膈俞

Géshū = Diaphragm Shu
Functions: (1)Invigorates Blood and dispels Stasis (2)Cools Blood & stops bleeding (3)Nourishes and harmonizes Blood (4)Harmonizes diaphragm & descends Rebellious Qi

Indications: vomiting, hiccup, belching, difficulty in swallowing, asthma, cough, spitting of blood, afternoon fever, night sweating, measles
UB18 肝俞

Gānshū = Liver Shu
Functions: (1)Spreads Liver Qi (2)Pacifies Liver Wind (3)Regulates and nourishes Liver Blood (4)Cools Fires & clears Damp-Heat (5)Benefits eyes and sinews

Indications: jaundice, pain in hypochondriac region, redness of eye, blurring of vision, night blindness, mental disorders, epilepsy, backache, spitting of blood, epistaxis
UB19 膽俞 (胆俞)

Dănshū = Gall Bladder Shu
Functions: (1)Clears Damp-Heat from Liver and Gall Bladder (2)Clears pathogenic factors from Shaoyang (3)Tonifies and regulates Gall Bladder Qi (4)Tonifies Deficiency

Indications: jaundice, bitter taste of mouth, pain in chest/ hypochondriac region, pulmonary tuberculosis, afternoon fever
UB20 脾俞

Píshū = Spleen Shu
Functions: (1)Tonifies Spleen Qi and Yang (2)Resolves Dampness (3)Raises Spleen Qi & holds Blood (4)Regulates and harmonizes Qi of Middle Jiao

Indications: epigastric pain, abdominal distension, jaundice, vomiting, diarrhea, dysentery, bloody stools, profuse menstruation, edema, anorexia, backache
UB21 胃俞

Wèishū = Stomach Shu
Functions: (1)Regulates Stomach & descends Rebellion (Stomach Qi) (2)Harmonizes Middle Jiao

Indications: pain in chest/hypochondriac/epigastric regions, anorexia, abdominal distension, borborygmus, diarrhea, nausea, vomiting
UB22 三焦俞

Sānjiāoshū = Sanjiao Shu
Functions: (1)Moves and regulates Sanjiao (2)Resolves masses (3)Regulates Spleen and Stomach & resolves Dampness (4)Regulates Water Passages & promotes urination

Indications: borborygmus, abdominal distension, indigestion, vomiting, diarrhea, dysentery, edema, pain/stiffness of lower back
UB23 腎俞 (肾俞)

Shènshū = Kidney Shu
Functions: (1)Tonifies Kidneys & Fortifies Yang (2)Benefits Jing (3)Nourishes Kidney Yin (4)Firms Kidney Qi (5)Regulates Water Passages & benefits urination (6)Benefits and warms Uterus (8)Benefits ears and eyes (9)Strengthens lumbar region

Indications: nocturnal emission, impotence, enuresis, irregular menstruation, leukorrhea, low back pain, weakness of knees, blurring of vision, dizziness, tinnitus, deafness, edema, asthma, diarrhea
UB24 氣海俞 (气海俞)

Qìhăishū = Sea of Qi Shu
Functions: (1)Strengthens lumbar region and legs (2)Regulates Lower Jiao

Indications: low back pain, irregular menstruation, dysmenorrhea, asthma
UB25 大腸俞 (大肠俞)

Dàchángshū = Large Intestine Shu
Functions: (1)Regulates intestines (adjusts excess of deficiency) (2)Transforms Stagnation & alleviates pain (3)Strengthens lumbar region and legs

Indications: low back pain, borborygmus, abdominal distension, diarrhea, constipation, muscular atrophy, pain/numbness/motor impairment of lower extremities, sciatica
UB26 關元俞 (关元俞)

Guānyuánshū = Gate of Origin Shu
Functions: (1)Strengthens lumbar region (2)Regulates Lower Jiao

Indications: low back pain, abdominal distension, diarrhea, enuresis, sciatica, frequent urination
UB27 小腸俞 (小肠俞)

Xiăochángshū = Small Intestine Shu
Functions: (1)Separates Pure from Turbid (2)Regulates Small Intestine Qi (3)Drains Turbid Dampness & clears Damp-Heat (4)Regulates Intestines and Bladder

Indications: lower abdominal pain/distension, dysentery, nocturnal emission, hematuria, enuresis, morbid leukorrhea, lower back pain, sciatica
UB28 膀胱俞

Pángguānshū = Urinary Bladder Shu
Functions: (1)Regulates Bladder (2)Clears Damp-Heat from Lower Jiao (3)Dispels Stagnation & resolves masses (usually gynecological) (4)Benefits lumbar region and legs

Indications: retention of urine, enuresis, frequent urination, diarrhea, constipation, stiffness/pain of lower back
UB29 中膂俞

Zhōnglŭshū = Mid-Spine Shu
Functions: (1)Benefits lumbar region (2)Dispels Cold & stops diarrhea

Indications: dysentery, hernia, stiffness/pain of lower back
UB30 白環俞 (白环俞)

Báihuánshū = White Ring Shu
Functions: (1)Benefits lumbar region and legs (2)Regulates menstruation (3)Stops leukorrhea & seminal emissions

Indications: enuresis, pain due to hernia, morbid leukorrhea, irregular menstruation, cold sensation/pain of lower back, dysuria, constipation, tenesmus, prolapse of rectum
UB31 上髎

Shàngliáo = Upper Crevice
Functions: (1)Regulates Lower Jiao & facilitates urination and defecation (2)Regulates menstruation & stops leukorrhea (3)Benefits lumbar region and legs

Indications: low back pain, dysuria, constipation, irregular menstruation, morbid leukorrhea, prolapse of uterus
UB32 次髎

Cìliáo = Second Crevice
Functions: (1)Regulates Lower Jiao & facilitates urination and defecation (2)Regulates menstruation & stops leukorrhea (3)Benefits lumbar region and legs

Indications: low back pain, hernia, irregular menstruation, leukorrhea, dysmenorrhea, nocturnal emission, impotence, enuresis, dysuria, muscular atrophy/pain/numbness/motor impairment of lower extremities
UB33 中髎

Zhōngliáo = Middle Crevice
Functions: (1)Regulates Lower Jiao & facilitates urination and defecation (2)Regulates menstruation & stops leukorrhea (3)Benefits lumbar region and legs

Indications: low back pain, constipation, diarrhea, dysuria, irregular menstruation, morbid leukorrhea
UB34 下髎

Xiàliáo = Lower Crevice
Functions: (1)Regulates Lower Jiao & facilitates urination and defecation (2)Regulates menstruation & stops leukorrhea (3)Benefits lumbar region and legs

Indications: low back pain, lower abdominal pain, dysuria, constipation, morbid leukorrhea
UB35 會陽 (会阳)

Huìyáng = Meeting of Yang
Functions: (1)Clears Damp-Heat & regulates Lower Jiao (2)Benefits coccyx & treats hemorrhoids

Indications: dysentery, bloody stools, diarrhea, hemorrhoids, impotence, morbid leukorrhea
UB36 承扶

Chéngfú = Hold and Support
Functions: (1)Activates channel, relaxes sinews, & alleviates pain (2)Regulates Lower Jiao & alleviates pain (3)Treats hemorrhoids

Indications: pain in lower back/gluteal region, constipation, muscular atrophy/pain/numbness/motor impairment of lower extremities
UB37 殷門 (殷门)

Yīnmén = Gate of Abundance
Functions: (1)Activates channel & alleviates pain (2)Benefits lumbar spine

Indications: pain in lower back/thigh, sciatica, muscular atrophy/ pain/numbness/motor impairment of lower extremities, hemiplegia
UB38 浮郄

Fúxī = Floating Cleft
Functions: (1)Relaxes sinews & alleviates pain (2)Clears Heat (UB and SI Heat) & soothes contraction

Indications: numbness of gluteal/femoral regions, contracture of tendons in popliteal fossa
UB39 委陽 (委阳)

Wĕiyáng = Outside of Crook
Functions: (1)Harmonizes Sanjiao & regulates urination (2)Activates channel & alleviates pain

Indications: stiffness/pain of lower back, distension/fullness of lower abdomen, edema, dysuria, cramp of leg/foot
UB40 委中

Wĕizhōng = Middle of Crook
Functions: (1)Benefits lumbar region and knees (2)Cools Blood (3)Activates channel & alleviates pain (4)Benefits Bladder (5)Clears Summer-Heat & stops vomiting and diarrhea

Indications: low back pain, motor impairment of hip joint, contracture of tendons of popliteal fossa, muscular atrophy, pain/numbness/motor impairment of lower extremities, hemiplegia, abdominal pain, vomiting, diarrhea, erysipelas
UB41 附分

Fùfēn = Attached Branch
Functions: (1)Activates channel & alleviates pain (2)Expels Wind and Cold

Indications: stiffness/pain of shoulder/back/neck, numbness of elbow/arm
UB42 魄戶 (魄户)

Pòhù = Door of Corporeal Soul
Functions: (1)Tonifies and nourishes Lung (Qi and Yin) (2)Soothes dyspnea & alleviates cough (3)Activates channel & alleviates pain

Indications: pulmonary tuberculosis, hemoptysis, cough, asthma, neck rigidity, pain in shoulder/back
UB43 膏肓俞

Gāohuāngshū = Vital Region Shu
Functions: (1)Tonifies and nourishes Lung, Heart, Kidney, Spleen, and Stomach (2)Nourishes Yin & clears Heat (Yin Deficient) (3)Calms spirit (4)Fosters Yuan Qi (5)Resolves Phlegm

Indications: pulmonary tuberculosis, cough, asthma, spitting blood, night sweating, poor memory, nocturnal emission
UB44 神堂

Shéntáng = Hall of Spirit
Functions: (1)Unbinds chest & regulates Qi (2)Activates channel & alleviates pain (3)Calms spirit

Indications: asthma, cardiac pain, palpitations, stuffy chest, cough, stiffness/pain of back
UB45 譩譆

Yīxĭ = Surprise
Functions: (1)Expels Wind, clears Heat & descends Lung Qi (2)Invigorates Blood, moves Qi & alleviates pain

Indications: cough, asthma, pain of shoulder/back
UB46 膈關 (膈关)

Géguān = Diaphragm Gate
Functions: (1)Regulates diaphragm, benefits Middle Jiao, & descends Rebellion (2)Activates channel & alleviates pain

Indications: dysphagia, hiccup, vomiting, belching, pain/stiffness of back
UB47 魂門 (魂门)

Húnmén = Gate of Ethereal Soul
Functions: (1)Spreads Liver Qi & relaxes sinews (2)Harmonizes Middle Jiao

Indications: pain in chest/hypochondriac region, back pain, vomiting, diarrhea
UB48 陽綱 (阳纲)

Yánggāng = Yang’s Key Link
Functions: (1)Regulates Gall Bladder & clears Damp-Heat (2)Harmonizes Middle Jiao

Indications: borborygmus, abdominal pain, diarrhea, pain in hypochondriac region, jaundice
UB49 意舍

Yìshè = Abode of Thought
Functions: (1)Clears Damp-Heat (2)Regulates Spleen and Stomach

Indications: abdominal distension, borborygmus, vomiting, diarrhea, difficulty in swallowing
UB50 胃倉 (胃仓)

Wèicāng = Stomach Granary
Functions: (1)Harmonizes Middle Jiao

Indications: abdominal distension, pain in epigastric region/back, infantile indigestion
UB51 肓門 (肓门)

Huāngmén = Vitals Gate
Functions: (1)Dispels Stagnation & benefits breasts

Indications: abdominal pain, constipation, abdominal mass
UB52 志室

Zhìshì = Residence of Will
Functions: (1)Tonifies Kidneys & benefits Jing (2)Regulates urination (3)Strengthens lumbar region

Indications: nocturnal emission, impotence, enuresis, frequent urination, dysuria, irregular menstruation, pain in back/knee, edema
UB53 胞肓

Bāohuāng = Bladder’s Vitals
Functions: (1)Benefits lumbar region, activates channel, & alleviates pain (2)Regulates Lower Jiao & benefits urination

Indications: borborygmus, abdominal distension, pain in lower back, anuria
UB54 秩邊 (秩边)

Zhìbiān = Order’s Limit
Functions: (1)Benefits lumbar region, activates channel, & alleviates pain (2)Regulates urination & treats hemorrhoids

Indications: pain in lumbosacral region, muscular atrophy/motor impairment of lower extremities, dysuria, swelling around external genitalia, hemorrhoids, constipation
UB55 合陽 (合阳)

Héyáng = Confluence of Yang
Functions: (1)Activates channel & alleviates pain (2)Stops uterine bleeding & treats pain of genitals

Indications: low back pain, pain/paralysis of lower extremities
UB56 承筋

Chéngjīn = Support Sinews
Functions: (1)Relaxes sinews, activates channel, & alleviates pain (2)Benefits foot and heel

Indications: spasm of gastrocnemius, hemorrhoids, acute lower back pain
UB57 承山

Chéngshān = Support Mountain
Functions: (1)Relaxes sinews, activates channel, & alleviates pain (2)Benefits calf and heel (3)Treats hemorrhoids

Indications: low back pain, spasm of gastrocnemius, hemorrhoids, constipation, beriberi
UB58 飛揚 (飞扬)

Fēiyáng = Soaring Upwards
Functions: (1)Harmonizes Upper and Lower (2)Expels Wind from Taiyang channels (3)Treats hemorrhoids (4)Activates channel & alleviates pain

Indications: headache, blurring of vision, nasal obstruction, epistaxis, back pain, hemorrhoids, weakness of leg
UB59 跗陽 (跗阳)

Fùyáng = Instep Yang
Functions: (1)Benefits lumbar region and legs (2)Activates channel & alleviates pain

Indications: heavy sensation of head, headache, low back pain, redness/swelling of external malleolus, paralysis of lower extremities
UB60 崑崙 (昆仑)

Kūnlún = Kunlun Mountains
Functions: (1)Clears Heat & lowers Yang (2)Pacifies Wind & leads down Excess (3)Activates entire channel & alleviates pain (4)Promotes labor (5)Relaxes sinews & strengthens lumbar spine

Indications: headache, blurring of vision, neck rigidity, epistaxis, pain in shoulder/back/arm, swelling/pain of heel, difficult labor, epilepsy
UB61 僕參 (仆参)

Púcān = Servant’s Respect
Functions: (1)Relaxes sinews, activates channel, & alleviates pain

Indications: muscular atrophy/weakness of lower extremities, pain in heel
UB62 申脈 (申脉)

Shēnmài = Extending Vessel
Functions: (1)Pacifies Interior Wind & expels Exterior Wind (2)Calms spirit & treats epilepsy (3)Benefits head and eyes (4)Opens and regulates Yang Motility Vessel (5)Activates channel & alleviates pain

Indications: epilepsy, mania, headache, dizziness, insomnia, backache, aching of leg
UB63 金門 (金门)

Jīnmén = Golden Gate
Functions: (1)Pacifies Wind (2)Moderates acute conditions (3)Relaxes sinews, activates channel, & alleviates pain

Indications: mania, epilepsy, infantile convulsion, backache, pain of external malleolus, motor impairment/pain of lower extremities
UB64 京骨

Jīnggŭ = Capital Bone
Functions: (1)Clears head and eyes & eliminates Wind (2)Calms spirit (3)Relaxes sinews, activates channel, & alleviates pain

Indications: headache, neck rigidity, pain in lower back/thigh, epilepsy
UB65 束骨

Shùgŭ = Restraining Bone
Functions: (1)Clears head and eyes (2)Clears Heat & dissipates swelling (3)Activates channel & alleviates pain

Indications: mania, headache, neck rigidity, blurring of vision, backache, pain in lower extremities
UB66 足通谷

Zútōnggŭ = Foot Connecting Valley
Functions: (1)Clears Head (2)Descends Lung and Stomach Qi (3)Add: Expels Wind & clears head and eyes

Indications: headache, neck rigidity, blurring of vision, epistaxis, mania
UB67 至陰 (至阴)

Zhìyīn = Reaching Yin
Functions: (1)Expels Wind & clears head and eyes (2)Turns fetus & facilitates labor (3)Add: Descends Lung and Stomach Qi

Indications: headache, nasal obstruction, epistaxis, ophthalmalgia, malposition of fetus, difficult labor, retention of placenta, feverish sensation in sole