Acupuncture Point Theory
The acupuncture point "UB 28" , 膀胱俞, is represented by "Pang Guang Shu" in pinyin and "Bladder Shu" in english and may be found:
1.5 cun lateral to GV line, level with 2nd PSF.
Of many possible clinical applications, it may be considered to influence the following issues/symptoms:
Ub 28 has the following theoretical associations which serve as important guideposts in designing an effective treatment protocol:
Explore ub 28 functional grouping theory - MuShu.
A single acupuncture point is not commonly thought of as an empirical way to influence a TCM diagnostic pattern. UB28, 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 28 may potentially be used, in coordination with a well designed acupuncture treatment protocol, to influence the following conditions: Back Pain, Diarrhea, Urinary Disorders (Lin Disease) and/or Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
While not necessarily valid clinically, EX Huatuojiaji at S2 (S2 influences the bladder and is used for a range…), UB 32 (UB 31, UB 32, UB 33 & UB 34 together form the…) and UB 53 (Local Point.) are nearby.