Extra Glaucoma #1 – 1 cun superior to SJ-23; and one finger-width lateral. In the tender spot, needle posterior until a strong “de-Qi” sensation is obtained.
Extra Glaucoma #2 – ½ cun anterior to St-5; needle superior in tender area as to obtain a strong “de-Qi” sensation. Also, German Ear: Liver, kidney, and Eye.
We did 2 tx /week for 8 weeks and did the basic TCM point protocol that included Glaucoma extra points #1 and #2 – anyhow, we just kept hitting it the same for that time period and lo and behold, she had a significant drop back into the normal range:
IOP 3/6/2018: R 22, L 26
IOP 5/25/2018: R 18, L 20
Of course her ophthalmologist was impressed and intrigued