Acupuncture Point Theory
The acupuncture point "GB 12" , 完骨, is represented by "Wan Gu" in pinyin and "Completion Bone" in english and may be found:
In a depression posterior and inferior to the mastoid process
Of many possible clinical applications, it may be considered to influence the following issues/symptoms:
Gb 12 has the following theoretical associations which serve as important guideposts in designing an effective treatment protocol:
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