Ear Acupuncture

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Ear Acupuncture Points & Location
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  1. Which organ's qi communicates with the ear?
    KD Qi communicates w/the ear
  2. Which organ opens at the ear?
    The HT opens at the ear.
  3. Which gauge needle is used for ear acupuncture?
    #28 gauge needles
  4. How do you puncture in ear acupuncture?
    Quick motion to 0.1 in
  5. How long should the needle stay in the ear for ear acupuncture?
    30-60 minutes
  6. On average, how many treatments should a patient have for ear acupuncture to be effective?
    • On average, 10.
    • Chronic conditions is 10-20 treatments. Acute conditions is 5-10 treatments.
    • The patient needs 5-15 days to elapse in between treatments.
  7. Where is the urethra ear point located?
    On helix, level with bladder point on cymba conchae
  8. What conditions does the urethra point treat?
    Urinary tract infections, incontinence
  9. Which ear point is located on the scapha, medial to the wrist point?
    Allergy point
  10. This ear point is located on the tragus, posterior and inferior to the Extranal Ear point.
    Heart point
  11. This point is located on the prominence on the inferior part of the tragus.
    Adrenal point
  12. The adrenal ear point is good for?
    • Stimulating adrenalin & adrenocortical hormones.
    • Used for inflammation, allergies, shock, serious poisoning symptoms from bacterial infection
  13. Which ear point is located on anti-tragus, medial to Stop Wheezing point?
    Parotid gland point
  14. Which conditions does the Parotid gland point treat?
    • Parotitis, obstruction of parotid ducts.
    • Relieving itching symptoms of many skin diseases.
  15. Which ear point is located on the anti-tragus, between Stop Wheezing & Brain Stem points?
    Brain point
  16. The Brain point helps with which conditions?
    • Regulates excitation or inhibition of cerebral cortex.
    • Helps with diseases of nervous, digestive, endocrine & urogenital systems.
  17. Which point is located on the border of lower segment of anti-tragus, near the Neck point?
    Brain Stem point
  18. The Brain Stem point is good for which conditions?
    Disorders of cerebral blood vessels & meninges
  19. This point is located on the anti-tragus, between the Brain and Brain Stem point.
    Vertigo point
  20. The Vertigo point helps with which conditions?
    Aural vertigo (from Meniere's Disease), prevents motion sickness
  21. This point is located on the extreme anterior portion of the bottom of intertragic notch.
    Endocrine point
  22. This point is located at the bottom of the inner wall of the anti-tragus.
    Pituitary point
  23. This point is located slightly above parting of the 2 crura of the anti-helix in triangular fossa.
    Uterus point
  24. This point is located in the lateral angle of the triangular fossa near the intersection of the superior and inferior crura of the anti-helix.
    Pelvic Cavity
  25. This point is located in the triangular fossa, medial & superior to Pelvic Cavity point.
    Neurogate (Shen Men)
  26. Shen Men (Neurogate) point treats which conditions?
    Hypertension, coughing, allergic asthma, itching, pain, anesthesia effect
  27. This point is located in the cavum conchae, where crus of helix "disappears."
    Stomach point
  28. This point is located in the cymba conchae, between Prolapse and Small Intestine point.
    Duodenum point
  29. Duodenum point is good for these conditions:
    Ulcer, pyloric spasm, hypoacidic stomach
  30. Which point is located in the cymba conchae, above midpoint of crus of helix?
    Small Intestine point
  31. Which point will help with indigestion, enteritis, distention created by gas?
    Small Intestine point
  32. Which point is located in the cymba conchae, above crus of helix anterior to Small Intestine point?
    Large Intestine point
  33. This point is located in the cymba conchae between Large and Small Intestine point.
    Appendix point
  34. This point is located in the cymba conchae, medial to Bladder Point.
    Prostate point
  35. This point is good for urinary tract infection, blood in urine, and painful urination?
    Prostate point
  36. This point is in the cymba conchae above the Large Intestine.
    Bladder point
  37. This point is good for cystitis, frequent & urgent urination, incontinence, and retention of urine?
    Bladder point
  38. This point is located in the cymba conchae, above Small Intestine point.
    Kidney point
  39. The KD point is good for?
    • Strengthening point!
    • Beneficial to cerebellum, kidney, hematopoietic system
    • Used for incomplete development of brain, amnesia, vertigo, headache, and tinnitus
  40. This point is located in the cymba conchae between Bladder & Kidney point.
    Ureter point
  41. This point is good for kidney stones and renal colic.
    Ureter point
  42. This point is located in the cymba conchae, above Duodenal point.
    Pancreas point
  43. This point is located in the cymba conchae, above the Left Hepatomegaly area.
    Liver point
  44. This point is good for iron deficiency anemia + other blood disorders, headache, and neuralgia.
    Liver Point
  45. This point is located in the cymba conchae, between Liver & Kidney points.
    Pancreas/Gallbladder point
  46. This point can help with indigestion, diabetes, gallstones, round worm in bile duct and chest pain.
    Pancreas/Gallbladder point
  47. This point is in the cavum conchae between Blood & Right Hepatomegaly area.
    Spleen point
  48. This point is good for muscle atrophy, abnormal uterine bleeding, and indigestion.
    Spleen point
  49. This point is located in the depression at the center of the cavum conchae.
    Heart point
  50. This point helps to regulate blood pressure, with anti-shock and glossitis.
    Heart disease
  51. These two points are located one above and one below the Heart point near the center of the cavum conchae.
    Upper and Lower Lung point
  52. These two points are located anterior and between Lung points near the center of the cavum conchae.
    Bronchi point
  53. This point is located posterior to the pituitary point.
    Lung point

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