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Chinese Name: Yintang (English translation: Hall of Impression)

Location:  At the forehead, at the midpoint between the two medial ends of the eyebrow.


  • Headache, heavy sensation of the head, vertigo
  • Rhinorrhea, epistaxis
  • Infantile convulsion
  • Insomnia

Functions: Dispels Wind, calms the Shen, opens the nose.

Needling: Subcutaneous insertion .3 - .5 cun.


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