BL

Back

BL 18     Gan Shu

On the back, below the spinous process of the 9th thoracic vertebra, 1.5 cun lateral to the posterior midline.


Functions

Clear Liver and Gall Bladder

Clear Damp Heat

Brighten Eyes

Lower Liver Yang raising

Harmonize Ying and Xue

Calm Spirit

Indications

chronic and acute hepatitis, cholexystitis, stomach diseases, eye diseases, intercostal neuralgia, neurasthenia, nosebleed irregular menstruation, pain or lump in the chest and abdomen.