LV 9

Acupuncture Point Theory

LV 9 Acupuncture Point Applications and Theory

The acupuncture point "LV 9" , 陰包, is represented by "Yin Bao" in pinyin and "Yin Bladder" in english and may be found:

4 cun above the medial epicondyle of the femur, between vastus medialis and sartorius.


Of many possible clinical applications, it may be considered to influence the following issues/symptoms:

  • Local point.  

While not necessarily valid clinically, SP 10 (Any Gynecological issues originating from Blood, …) and ST 34 (Lateral knee issues, swelling, pain, difficult mo…) are nearby.

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