Names Of Shang Guan

GB 3 Acupuncture Point

  • English Name: Upper Gate
  • Pinyin Name: Shang Guan
  • Chinese Character: 上關
Meridian Information

Where Is GB 3 ?

GB 3 Location

  • In a depression directly above ST 7 on the upper border of the zygomatic arch, in front of the ear.
  • For point location tips, read our meridian notes; unsure about "cun" measurements, read what is a cun?.

What Is GB 3 Used For?

GB 3 Clinical Usages

  • Local point, usually for headache

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How Is GB 3 Categorized?

GB 3 Acupuncture Point Associations

  • Intersection Point of the GB, TH & ST Meridians

Where Do I Go Next?

List Of Related Points

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