Shugu (English translation: Restraining Bone)
On the lateral aspect of the foot, posterior
to the 5th metatarsophalangeal joint, at the junction of the red and white
Shu-Stream point of the Urinary Bladder Meridian
- Manic psychosis, headache, neck rigidity
- Pain of the lumbar and leg
- Anal pain
Clears Heat, dispels Wind, relaxes the sinews, activates the meridian,
points are where the qi starts to pour down the meridian. They are known to
alleviate heaviness and pain in the joints.
Needling: Perpendicular insertion
.3 - .5 cun.