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LIV-10 (Zu Wu Li) Foot Five Li

Previous PointNext Point  Acupuncture Points on the Liver Channel of Foot Jue Yin

Actions:

  • Clears damp-heat and benefits the lower jiao

Indications:

  • Lower abdominal distention and fullness, retention of urine.

Location

CAM:
  • 3 cun directly below Qichong (ST 30), at the proximal end of the thigh, below the pubic tubercle and on the lateral border of m. abductor longus.
AMOA:
  • 3 cun inferior to Qichong ST-30 on the anterior border of m. adductor longus.

Needling Method:

  • Puncture perpendicularly 0.5-1.0 inch. Moxibustion is applicable.

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