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Previous PointNext Point  Acupuncture Points on the Large Intestine Channel of Hand Yang Ming
  • Meeting Point of the Large Intestine and Stomach Channels

Common and Key Uses:

  • Treats all disorders o the nose

Actions:

  • Opens the nasal passages
  • Expels wind and clears heat

Indications:

  • Nasal obstruction, hyposmia, epistaxis, rhinorrhea, deviation of the mouth, itching and swelling of the face.

Location

CAM:
  • In the nasolabial groove, at the level of the midpoint of the lateral border of ala nasi.
AMOA:
  • In the naso-labial groove, at the level of the midpoint of the lateral border of the ala nasi.

Needling Method:

  • Puncture obliquely or subcutaneously 0.3-0.5 inch.

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