Gall Bladder 25
Chinese Name: Jingmen (English translation: Capital Gate)
On the lateral side of the abdomen, 1.8 cun
posterior to LIV 13, on the lower border of the free end of the 12th floating
Front-Mu Point of the Kidney Meridian
- Dysuria, edema, lumbar pain
- Pain in the hypochondrium, abdominal pain,
Opens the water passages, strengthens the low back.
Front-Mu point, GB 25 is used more often as a diagnosis point rather than
Front-Mu points can be used to treat diseases
of the affected Zang-Fu organ, and those of Yang meridians and collaterals. They
treat diseases of Six Fu-organs and diseases of yang meridians. An adverse
reaction when a Front-Mu point is pressed can help make a diagnosis. For more
complete information on Back-Shu and Front-Mu points,
Perpendicular insertion .5 - 1.0 cun.
this meridian, do not puncture deeply all points from GB 22 to GB 25 to avoid
injuring important internal organs.