Bladder 38, or Urinary Bladder 38, Abbreviated as BL 38 or UB 38, Transliterated Fuxi in Chinese, Superficial Cleft in English.
BL 38 Acupuncture Point Location:
At the lateral end of the popliteal transverse crease, 1 cun above BL 39, on the medial side of the tendon muscle biceps femoris.
BL 38 Acupuncture Point Indications:
- Pain, numbness and spasm in the popliteal fossa
BL 38 Acupuncture Point Benefits:
Relaxes the sinews, clears heat, relieves pain.