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Acupuncture point for lower back pain

Experience from Dr. Xiao Youshan (China)


Data source: http://www.zygby.com/

(1). Lower back pain, especially painful when cough: Ciliao, Zhishi, and Shenshu;

(2). Lower back pain, occur when with some special body position, such as the pain comes with bending, or with lifting arms: Ganshu, Zhishi, and pressure point between Mingmen and Shengshu.

(3). Constant lower back pain. The pain is in the Dachangshu and Shenshu area. Special position makes the pain worse:

(3.1). Pain becomes worse when bending front or backwards: Weizhong. Constant stimulating for 3 minutes, then leave the needle for 30 minutes.

(3.2). Pain becomes worse when bending to left: Ganshu, Shenshu, Zhishi and left Yanglingquan.

(3.3). Pain becomes worse when bending to right side: Ganshu, Shenshu, Zhishi and right Yanglingquan.

(3.4). Pain becomes worse when rotating the body: Ganshu, Shenshu, Zhishi, Yanglingquan and Sanyinjiao

4. Pain occurs when sit or stand up: Ganshu, Shenshu, Zhishi and Jianshangshu (2 inches outside of Dazhui).

5. Dull  pain in the lower back: Ganshu.

6. Pain occurs when bending the knee to bend the back: Sanyinjiao and pain point.

7. Pain occurs when to lift head, or when to stretch leg to bend the back: Shenshu and Jianshangshu.