The acupuncture point "UB 58" , 飛陽, is represented by "Fei Yang" in pinyin and "Taking Flight" in english and may be found:
7 cun directly above UB 60 on the posterior border of the fibula about 1 cun lateral and inferior to UB 57.
Of many possible clinical applications, it may be considered to influence the following issues/symptoms:
- Releases the exterior for wind/wind-cold conditions, especially useful when accompanied with neck stiffness a/or occipital headache.
- As Luo Connecting Point, which connects to the KD, useful for chronic low back pain, especially with weak lower limbs and KD deficiency.
- "Excess above with deficiency below," weak low back w/tight stiff neck a/or low back pain with weak lower limb.
Ub 58 has the following theoretical associations which serve as important guideposts in designing an effective treatment protocol:
Explore ub 58 functional grouping theory - YuanLuo, or read all point categories and related theory.