Kun-lun: Name of mountain in west china.
The lateral malleolus is shaped like a mountain.The point lies next to it.
Chinese Name: 昆仑
English Name/Meaning: Kunlun Mountains
Pinyin: kūn lún
Han Geul 한글: gol lyun 곤륜
Romaji: kon ron
Vietnamese: Côn lôn (luân)
Posterior to the external malleolus, in the depression between the prominence of the external malleolus and the Achilles tendon.
- Disperse wind and clears the channel (Bladder channel headache, low/mid/upper back and neck).
- Relaxes the sinews and transforms damp (ankle swelling/pain ).
- Benefits the lower back (Low back pain).
Indication of Kunlun BL60:
- Main point for chronic low back problems, lumbar pain, heel pain.
- Headache, stiff neck.
- Prolonged labor.
Puncture perpendicularly 0.5-0.8 cun. 2.
Best used for chronic low back pain.
Helps to pull qi downward.
It is contraindicated in pregnant women.