Find an Acupuncturist
Search In


( Zip/Postal Code )

Over 30,000
Professionals Listed

arrow Advanced Search
arrow Search Help
arrow List Your Practice

Gall Bladder 42

Chinese Name:  Diwuhui (English translation: Earth Fivefold Convergence)

Location: On the lateral side of the dorsum of the foot, proximal to the 4th metatarsophalangeal joint, between the 4th and 5th metatarsal bones, on the medial side of the tendon of m. extensor digiti minimi of the foot.


  • Mastitis, breast distention
  • Headache, eye pain, tinnitus, deafness
  • Pain in the hypochondrium, swelling and pain of the dorsum of foot

Functions: Moves Liver Qi, clears Gall Bladder Heat.

Needling: Perpendicular insertion .3 - .5 cun.


TOW Store

Featured Products

Chinese Herbs

TCM Books

All Contents Copyright 1996-2010 Cyber Legend Ltd. All rights reserved. Acupuncturist directory and Acupuncture school referral services provided by Use of this website is subject to our Terms and Conditions. All logos, service marks and trademarks belong to their respective owners.

Legal Disclaimer Notice: The information provided on this site is for informational purposes only and is not intended as a substitute for advice from your physician or other health care professional or any information contained on or in any product label or packaging. You should not use the information on this site for diagnosis or treatment of any health problem or for prescription of any medication or other treatment. You should consult with a healthcare professional before starting any diet, exercise or supplementation program, before taking any medication, or if you have or suspect you might have a health problem. You should not stop taking any medication without first consulting your physician.