LIV-07 (Xi Guan) Knee Joint
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LIV-07 (Xi Guan) Knee Joint

Acupuncture Points on the Liver Channel of Foot Jue Yin

Actions:

  • Dispels wind-damp
  • Benefits the knee and relaxes the sinews

Indications:

  • Pain of the knee.

Pont Location:

  • A Manual of Acupuncture: Posterior and inferior to the medial condyle of the tibia, 1 cun posterior to Yinlingquan SP-9.
  • Chinese Acupuncture and Moxibustion: Posterior and inferior to the medial condyle of the tibia, in the upper portion of the medial head of m. gastrocnemius, 1 cun posterior to Yinlingquan (SP 9).

Needling Method:

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