TRANSLATION:Bubbling Spring
TYPE:Jing-well, Wood, Sedation
LOCATION:On the sole of the foot, between the second and third metatarsal bones, approximately one third of the distance between the base of the second toe and the heel, in a depression formed when the foot is plantar flexed.
NEEDLE INSERTION:90° insertion
NEEDLE DEPTH:0.5-1.0 cun

TRANSLATION:Burning Valley
TYPE:Ying-spring, Fire
LOCATION:Anterior and inferior to the medial malleolus, in the depression on the lower border of the tuberosity of the navicular bone
NEEDLE INSERTION:90° insertion
NEEDLE DEPTH:0.5-1.0 cun

TRANSLATION:Supreme Stream; Great Creek
TYPE:Yuan-source, Shu-stream, Earth
LOCATION:In the depression between the medial malleolus and Achilles tendon, level with the tip of the medial malleolus
NEEDLE INSERTION:a) 90° insertion, b) join with UB 60
NEEDLE DEPTH:a) 0.5-1.0 cun, b) 0.5-1.0 cun

TRANSLATION:Great Bell; Big Goblet
TYPE:Luo-connecting
LOCATION:Approximately .5 cun posterior to the midpoint of the line drawn between KD 3 and KD 5, on the anterior border of the Achilles tendon
NEEDLE INSERTION:70° anterior insertion
NEEDLE DEPTH:0.5 cun

TRANSLATION:Water Spring
TYPE:Xi-cleft
LOCATION:1 cun directly below KD 3, in the depression anterior and superior to the medial side of the calcaneal tuberosity, at the site of the insertion of the Achilles tendon into the calcaneum
NEEDLE INSERTION:70° insertion away from the bone
NEEDLE DEPTH:0.3-0.5 cun

TRANSLATION:Luminous Sea
TYPE:Confluent point of the Yin Qiao vessel
LOCATION:1 cun below the tip of the medial malleolus, in the groove formed by two ligamentous bundles
NEEDLE INSERTION:45° superior insertion
NEEDLE DEPTH:0.3-0.5 cun

TRANSLATION:Returning Current; Recurrent Flow
TYPE:Jing-river, Metal, Tonification
LOCATION:In the depression 2 cun directly above KD 3, on the anterior border of the Achilles tendon
NEEDLE INSERTION:90° insertion
NEEDLE DEPTH:0.5-1.0 cun

TRANSLATION:Exchange Belief; Junction of Faithfulness
TYPE:Xi-cleft of the Yin Qiao vessel
LOCATION:2 cun above KD 3, 0.5 cun anterior to KD 7, posterior to the medial border of the tibia
NEEDLE INSERTION:90° insertion
NEEDLE DEPTH:0.5-1.0 cun

TRANSLATION:Guest Building
TYPE:Xi-cleft of the Yin Wei vessel
LOCATION:5 cun directly above KD 3, about 1 cun posterior to the medial border of the tibia at the lower end of the belly of the gastrocnemius muscle, on the line between KD 3 and KD 10
NEEDLE INSERTION:90° insertion
NEEDLE DEPTH:1.0-1.5 cun

TRANSLATION:Yin Valley
TYPE:He-sea, Water, Horary
LOCATION:When the knee is slightly flexed, the point is on the medial side of the popliteal fossa, between the tendons of semitendinosus and semimembranosus, at the level of UB 40
NEEDLE INSERTION:90° insertion
NEEDLE DEPTH:1.0-1.5 cun