Dangyang EX-HN-2 Acupuncture Point

Dangyang EX-HN-2

Chinese: 当阳

Pinyin: Dāng Yáng

Location

DangYang EX-HN-2 is directly above the pupil line when the patient look straight ahead. It is 1 cun within the anterior hairline. 

How to locate

The patient should look straight, so as to identify the vertical pupil line. 

DangYang EX-HN-2 is on pupil line and 1 cun within the anterior hairline. 

Main actions

  1. Expels Wind-Heat
  2. Eases pain

Needling

0.5 cun transversely towards the site of the disorder or pain.

Commentary for Dangyang EX-HN-2

Dangyang EX-HN-2 is not major Extra Point. 

Its main function is to expel Wind-Heat and ease pain.