Bladder 9, or Urinary Bladder 9, Abbreviated as BL 9 or UB 9, Transliterated Yuzhen in Chinese, Jade Pillow in English.
BL 9 Acupuncture Point Location:
On the posterior aspect of the head, 2.5 cun superior to the posterior hairline, 1.3 cun lateral to the midline, level with the superior border of the external occipital protuberance.
BL 9 Acupuncture Point Indications:
- Headache and neck pain, blurring of vision
- Nasal congestion
- Tinea pedis
BL 9 Acupuncture Point Benefits:
Expels Wind, benefits the nose and eyes, alleviates pain.