LI-06 (Pian Li) Veering Passageway
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LI-06 (Pian Li) Veering Passageway

Acupuncture Points on the Large Intestine Channel of Hand Yang Ming
  • Luo (Connecting) Point

Actions:

  • Expels wind and clears heat
  • Opens and regulates the water passages

Indications:

  • Redness of the eye, tinnitus, deafness, epistaxis, aching of the hand and arm, sore throat, edema.

Pont Location:

  • A Manual of Acupuncture: 3 cun proximal to Yangxi L.I.-5 on the line connecting Yangxi L.I.-5 with Quchi L.I.-11.
  • Chinese Acupuncture and Moxibustion: With the elbow flexed and the radial side of arm upward, the point is on the line joining Yangxi (LI-5) and Quchi (LI-11), 3 cun above the crease of the wrist.

Needling Method:

  • Puncture perpendicularly or obliquely 0.5-0.8 inch. Moxibustion is applicable.
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