The acupuncture point "UB 27" , 小腸俞, is represented by "Xiao Chang Shu" in pinyin and "Small Intestine Shu" in english and may be found:
1.5 cun lateral to GV line, level with 1st PSF.
Of many possible clinical applications, it may be considered to influence the following issues/symptoms:
Ub 27 has the following theoretical associations which serve as important guideposts in designing an effective treatment protocol:
A single acupuncture point is not commonly thought of as an empirical way to influence a TCM diagnostic pattern. UB27, however, is a strong candidate to be incorporated into an acupuncture protocol for patients who exhibit: Bladder Damp Heat and/or Large Intestine Damp Heat
UB 27 may potentially be used, in coordination with a well designed acupuncture treatment protocol, to influence the following conditions: Diarrhea, Dysentary, Hemorrhoids, Leukorrhea, Seminal Emission and/or Urinary Disorders (Lin Disease)