GB Channel

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GB Channel
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  1. Indicated for all kinds of Eye Disorders & Commonly used for Temporal H/A & Supraorbital Pain.
    GB1
  2. Classically, COMBINED w/ Sll to Relieve Breast Pain in Women, due to fact that GB Sinew Channel links w/ Breast.
    GB1
  3. Tx Ear Disorders-Tinnitus/Deafness/Pain/ltch/Discharge:
    GB2
  4. Eliminates Wind & Activates Channel to Tx Mouth & Eye Deviation, Mumps, Toothache, & Jaw Disorder:
    GB2
  5. Clinically mostly used for trigeminal neuralgia.
    • Also for disorders of the ears (deafness, tinnitus,
    purulent discharge), eyes (dimness of vision), face (deviation of the mouth and eye), teeth (toothache of the upper jaw), jaw (lockjaw), lips (stiffness) and head (headache).

    AVOID DEEP NEEDLING
    GB3
  6. One-Sided H/A 2' following Patterns:
    Exterior Wind Attacks the Head
    Liver Fire
    Liver Yang Rising
    Liver Wind Ascends along the GB Channel
    GB8
  7. Effective for H/A accompanied by Vomiting 2' to:
    Liver Qi Attacks the Stomach
    Phlegm Heat in GB & ST Channels
    GB8
  8. Classics Indicate GB9 Tx Various Mental/Psychological Dx Manifested as Fear, Fright, Palpitation, Epilepsy, & Madness.
    This Pt also good for Goiter.
    GB9
  9. Point for Head Wind w/ Pain in Region of Both Taiyang Pts. In the Great Compendium of Acupuncture and Moxibustion, this Pt used Tx Pain & Stiffness in Wrist, Joint Pain, & Sweating.
    GB4
  10. In Temporal Region, within Hairline, 1/4 Distance btw ST8 (Touwei) & GB7 (Qubin).
    GB4
  11. GB5 & GB6, Meeting Pts of __, __, __, & __Channels
    GB, ST, SJ, LI
  12. Expels Wind & Clears Heat; good for 1-Sided H/A, Yang Ming DX, & Wind-Cold Condition.
    GB5 & GB6
  13. GB7- Meeting Pt of __& __Channels
    GB & BL
  14. Eliminates Wind & Tx Pain in Mouth & Jaw
    GB7
  15. One-Sided Headache=Needle Opposite Side
  16. Some commentators believe this to be one of the ten pts
    of the Window of Heaven rather than...
    GB9
  17. Both GB10 & GB11 Tx indications of the Pts of Window of Heaven
    Both GB10 & GB11 Tx Goiter;however, GB10 is particularly
    good for Stiffness, Swelling, & Pain of Neck
  18. -Both GB10 & GB11 effective Tx Dx of Head & Sense Organs,
    and Rebellion of LU Qi manifested as Cough
    -GB10, in particular, Tx Flaccidity of the Leg
    -GB11 relieves Sinew Contraction x4 Limbs; Heat in Hands
    & Feet
  19. -H/A & Head Wind, specifically when there is Pain Behind Ear
    -Neck Stiffness & Pain
    GB12
  20. -Heat, Pain & Swelling that affect the Teeth, Cheek, Ear,Throat
    -Can also Calm the Spirits
    GB12
  21. This Pt good for Tx Epilepsy
    GB13
  22. Located on Forehead; theoreticallyTx Dx in Yang Ming Channel, due to fact connected with San Jiao. It alsoTx Shao Yang Channel
    Disorders:
    GB14
  23. Classically recommended for Inability to get warm despite wearing clothes, & Aversion to Cold in the Back (Wind Cold Pathogenic Attack:
    GB14
  24. Tx all types Eye Dx:
    GB14
  25. Tx Lacrimation, Redness & Pain of Eyes; also good for Nasal Congestion:
    GB15
  26. (Window of the Eye) is indicated for "all kinds of eye diseases", swelling of the head, face and gums, nasal congestion, epilepsy, chills and fever with absence of sweating:
    GB16
  27. Indicated for dizziness due to phlegm-fluid, ceaseless vomiting, nausea, stiff neck, stiffness of the lips, aversion to the sound of people talking:
    GB17
  28. Indicated for headache, brain wind, dizziness, eye pain, rhiniti: and nosebleed, nasal congestion, dyspnoea, cough, aversion t< wind and cold:
    GB18
  29. Indicated for H/A, head wind, brain wind, one-sided H/A & heaviness of head, stiffness & pain of neck c inability to turn
    head, wind dizziness, redness swelling & pain of eyes, deafness & tinnitus, pain of nose, nasal congestion, nosebleed, fright palpitations, mania, depression disorder, taxation disorders with emaciation, heat in the body:
    GB19
  30. DEEP NEEDLING MAY DAMAGE SPINAL CORD
    GB20
  31. This point effective in the treatment of all Dx of Head, Brain, & Seonsory Organs; Eyes in Particular:
    GB20
  32. Essential point in the treatment of any pattern of headache in any region of the head.
    • For exterior diseases (chills and fever etc.) accompanied by
    headache, lacrimation, red and sore eyes, nasal congestion and discharge, sore throat, facial oedema, etc.:
    GB20
  33. Descends interior wind and uprising yang: headache, head wind,
    dizziness, deviation of the mouth and eyes, hemiplegia, lockjaw, hypertension.
    GB20
  34. Important point for disorders of the sense organs: red & painful eyes, visual Dx, lacrimation, nosebleed, rhinitis, nasal congestion and discharge, tinnitus, deafness.
    • For disorders of the brain: windstroke, loss of speech following windstroke, epilepsy, loss of memory.
    • For disorders of the neck, shoulders and upper back
    GB20
  35. CAUTION: Perpendicular Risk Pneumothorax

    CONTRAINDICATED IN PREGNANCY
    GB21
  36. Effective Tx Neck & Shoulder Stiffness that extends to the
    Back or Arm, and Pain resulting from following:
    *Muscle Sprain
    *Wind Cold Attack
    *Prolonged Poor Posture or Occupational Strain
    GB21
  37. TX PHLEGM DX MANIFESTED AS HEMIPLEGIA, LOSS OF SPEECH FOLLOWING WINDSTROKE, & PHLEGM DX FROM FOLLOWING:
    *LR Qi Stag that leads to Fluid Stag >accumulate as Phlegm
    *LR Wind Ascends c the Built-up Phlegm
    GB21
  38. Due to this Pts Strong Descending Action, it Relieves Difficult
    Labor & Cough & Dyspnea
    GB21
  39. Tx Breast Dx since GB Channel Penetrates the Chest & GB Sinew Channel connects c the Breast:
    GB21
  40. According to the Great Compendium of Acupuncture and Moxibustion this point rather than Riyue GB-24 was designated as the front­ mu point of the Gall Bladder:
    GB23
  41. Moves stagnant qi: fullness of the chest, pain of the lateral costal region, dyspnoea, asthma, sighing and tendency to sadness,
    insomnia:
    GB23
  42. Meeting point of the Gall Bladder and Spleen channels with the
    Yang Linking vessel
    Front-Mu point of the Gall Bladder
    GB24
  43. Tx GB Def that give rise to Indecisiveness & Sighing­ Tendancy to Sad:
    GB24
  44. Important Pt Tx Dx of GB Fu due to following:
    *Emotional Disharmony results in LR Qi Stag manifested as
    Distention, Fullness & Pain of Lat Costal Region;Sighing &
    Heat Sensation in Lower ABD
    *Disharmony of ST & SP T&T function leads to Dampness
    Accumulation, then Transforms into Damp Heat, finally giving rise to Jaundice
    *GB Qi invades the ST & Interferes c its Descending function
    that causes Vomiting, Acid Regugitation, Hiccup, & Epigastric Pain.
    GB24
  45. Front-Mu point of the Kidneys
    Gb25
  46. Tonifies the Kidneys and regulates the water passages Fortifies the Spleen and regulates the intestines Strengthens the lumbar region
    GB25
  47. Relieves Cold/Damp Diarrhea, Borborygmus, & ABD Distention
    2' SP Yang Def
    GB25
  48. Facilitates the Flow of Water in Urinary Dx & indicated for
    Difficult Urination,Concentrated Urine;Swelling of Face
    GB25
  49. Tx Dx of Lumbar Region & Spine 2' KD Def
    GB25
  50. INDISPENSIBLE in Tx of Leukorrhea, Irregular Menses,
    & Amenorrhea.
    GB26
  51. Relieves Pain & Distention of the Lower ABD in Women, Lumbar Pain, & Shan Disorder in Men.
    GB26
  52. Meeting point of the Gall Bladder channel with the
    Girdling vessel; Regulates Girdling Vss, Tx Menstrual Dx & Leukorrhea, & Spreads LR Qi in Lower ABD
    GB27
  53. Used often for Tx Male Dx, such as Cold Shan Dx & ABD Pain 2' Retraction of Testes:
    GB27
  54. Commonly used in Clinic in Tx of Hip Dx, esp indicated when
    Pain Radiates from Hip to Groin & Lower ABD
    GB29
  55. Tx Dx of Hip Joint & Buttock.
    Tx all kinds of Painful Obstruction, specifically Sciatica Pain. Pt Tx LOC, Aversion to Cold,Cold Counterflow of the Limbs & Purple Lips:
    GB30
  56. -Alleviates Painful Obstruction 2' Pathogenic Wind Damp Attack the Lower Limb
    -Tx Skin Dx characterized by Rapid Onset & Itchiness, such as Urticaria
    -Tx Hemiplegia that follows Windstroke
    GB31
  57. Tx Local Pain of Lateral Side of the Knee that extends Upward
    along the Thigh:
    GB33
  58. He-Sea and Earth point of the Gall Bladder channel
    Hui-Meeting point for sinews
    Ma Dan-yang Heavenly Star point
    GB34
  59. -Used for Pain, Cramping, Contraction, Stiffness, & Sprain of the Sinews & Muscles in any part of the body.
    -Tx Damp Heat from GB manifesting as Bitter Taste in the Mouth, Nausea & Vomiting, & Jaundice
    -Generally Tx Shao Yang Dx
    GB34
  60. Xi-Cleft point of the Yang Linking vessel
    GB35
  61. Alleviates Pain & Calms the Spirit; good for Muscle & Sinew Pain, & Fear & Mania:
    GB35
  62. Xi-Cleft point of the GB channel
    GB36
  63. -Clears Heat & Detoxifies Poison & good for Acute Pain of the Skin. Painful skin with atrophy & Painful Obstruct­ion
    -Effective for Rabies
    GB36
  64. Luo-Connecting point of the GB channel
    GB37
  65. Benefits the Eyes, Dispels Wind Dampness & Alleviates Pain. Pt relieves Pain in Eyes, Alleviates Knee & Lower Leg Pain, & relieves Distention & Pain of the Breast:
    GB37
  66. Jing-River and Fire point of the GB channel
    GB38
  67. Clears Heat & Stag fr entire course of GB Channel=
    *1-Sided H/A, Tightness in Chest, Scrofula, Pain Lower
    Limb
    *Clears Shao Yang Heat & Alleviates Pain in Joints
    GB38
  68. Hui-Meeting point for Marrow
    GB39
  69. -Strong Action on benefit Bone Marrow, Sinews, & Bones. -Indicated for Dx Characterized by Weakness, Flaccidity, Contraction & Pain of the Limbs
    -Main Distal Pt on GB Chn for Dx of Neck=Acute/Chronic
    Distention of Chest & ABD, Anxiety, & Mania
    -Tx Dryness of Nose, Nosebleed, & Hemorrhoids
    GB39
  70. Yuan-Source point of the GB channel
    GB40
  71. Spreads LR Qi & Clears GB Heat & Tx Distention, Pain, Redness, Swelling of the Head, Eyes, Neck,Throat, Axilla, &
    ABD Distention & Pain of the Chest & Lat Costal Phlegm c Sighing and Shan Dx. Pt Activates the Channel, Alleviates
    Pain & benefits the Joints and is Good for Lower Limb Dx:
    GB40
  72. Shu-Stream & Wood point of the GB channel
    Confluent point of the Girdling vessel
    GB41
  73. -Spreads LR Qi, Benefits Chest, Lat Costal Region & Breast & good for Chest Pain, Dyspnea, & Scrofula, Etc.
    -Clears the Head & Benefits the Eyes & Tx 1-Sided H/A, & Eye Dx, including Dry Eyes, Swelling & Pain of Eyes
    -Regulates Menstrual Cycle & COMBINED c GB37 to Stop Lactation.
    -Pt Tx Sweling & Nodules in the Neck, Breast, & Axilla
    GB41
  74. Primary pt spread stagnant qi &fire in GB channel in the: head (temporal, occipital or vertex headache, dizziness, tinnitus,
    deafness), eyes (redness, swelling and pain, lacrimation, dry eyes), chest (distention, pressure, pain and fullness, chest painful obstruction, dyspnoea, inability to catch the breath), breast (distention, pain, abscess, swelling, nodules), lateral costal region and axilla.
    GB41
  75. For swelling and pain of the feet (especially the dorsum) and pain and contraction of the toes:
    GB41
  76. Ying-Spring and Water point of the GB Channel
    GB43
  77. Clears LR & GB Heat that gives rise to H/A, Dizziness,
    Deafness,Tinnitus, Ear Pain, Redness, & Pain of Outer Canthus,
    & Itchiness of Eyes
    -Tx Swelling 2' Damp Heat
    Upper Jiao-Swelling of the Cheek
    Middle Jiao-Chest & Breast Pain
    Lower Jiao- Swelling & Redness of the Knee,Toes, or Dorsum of the Foot
    GB43
  78. Jing-Well and Metal point of the GB channel
    GB44
  79. -Clears Heat & Benefits the Head & Tx H/A, Sudden Deafness, Tinnitus, Dizziness, Swollen & Red Eyes, & Throat Obstruction
    -Benefits the Chest & Lateral Costal Region & Alleviates Pain of the Lat Costal Region c Cough & Inability to Catch the Breath
    -Calms the Spirits to Tx Insomnia and Nightmares
    GB44

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