Theory

GB 1 - Acupuncture Point - Tong Zi Liao


GB 1 Names

  • English Name: Pupil Bone Hole
  • Pinyin Name: Tong Zi Liao
  • Chinese Character: 瞳子髎

Location

  • .5 cun lateral to the outer canthus of the eye in a depression on the lateral side of the orbit.
  • For point location tips, read our meridian notes; unsure about "cun" measurements, read what is a cun?.

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GB 1 Clinical Uses

  • LV Yang/Heat Rising effecting the head - headache, eye problems, similar to Taiyang which is used more.
  • Local point for manifestations of heat - pain, inflammation, etc


GB 1 Point Associations

  • Intersection Point of the GB, TH & SI Meridians

GB 1 TCM Patterns

This point along with others in a proper point prescription may be used to balance the following TCM Patterns:

  • There are no patterns associated at this time.

For more on this, read "What Does Acupuncture Treat?" and "Point Prescription Guidelines".



GB 1 Conditions Treated

This point along with others in a proper point prescription may be used to balance the following Conditions / Symptoms:

  • No Linked Conditions At This Time.

For more on this, read "What Does Acupuncture Treat?" and "Point Prescription Guidelines".


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