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Bitong (Shangyingxiang)

Chinese Name: Bitong (Shangyingxiang) (English translation: Penetrating the Nose)

Location:  On the region of the face, at the junction of the cartilage of the ala nasi and the nasal concha, near the upper end of the nasolabial groove.


  • Rhinorrhea, soreness and furuncle in the nasal region.

Functions: Benefits the nose.

Needling: Subcutaneous insertion medially upward .3 - .5 cun.


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