Names Of Yang Fu

GB 38 Acupuncture Point

  • English Name: Yang Assistance
  • Pinyin Name: Yang Fu
  • Chinese Character: 陽輔
Meridian Information

Where Is GB 38 ?

GB 38 Location

  • 4 cun above the tip of the external malleolus, slightly anterior to the anterior border of the fibula between extensor digitorum longus and peroneous brevis
  • For point location tips, read our meridian notes; unsure about "cun" measurements, read what is a cun?.

What Is GB 38 Used For?

GB 38 Clinical Usages

  • Moving point for GB channel issues - pain, heat, stagnation along the channel.
  • Fire Point - useful for treating the fever period of Shao Yang stage diseases (alternating fever and chills)

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