Japanese Acupuncture - Yang Wei Dai Mai - EV Ion Cord Treatment

This page contains the abdominal presentation, treatment points and associated signs and symptoms for the Yang Wei Dai Mai Extraordinary Vessel Ion Pumping Cord Treatment. For a description of the overall treatment protocol see our Extraordinary Vessel treatment information page.

Extraordinary Vessel - Yang Wei Dai Mai Pattern


  • Principle Signs:
  • ASIS
  • ST 25
  • GB 24
  • Confirming Signs:
  • Along the Dai Mai from the navel around to UB 23 area
  • Treatment Points:
  • TH 5 Black Clip
  • GB 41 Red Clip
  • Stronger reactions are often on the left side of the patient, however, if reactivity is bilateral you should treat bilaterally
  • Symptomology:
  • Yang Wei Mai
  • Dizziness
  • Headache
  • Whiplash
  • Sweating Problems
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Tiredness
  • Ear and Eye Problems
  • Dai Mai
  • Sensation of Coldness or Achiness in Lower Back
  • Gynecological Problems
  • Menstrual Problems
  • Problems in the Lower Abdomen

Sources and More Information

The information on our site is drawn from our own lecture notes and clinical experience. The following lecture notes were used within this section:

  • Iuliano, Diane: New England School of Acupuncture, Extraordinary Vessel Techniques Lecture Notes

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