LI 6 Acupuncture Point - Pian Li - Large Intestine Meridian
- Chinese Name Pian Li
English Name Veering Passageway
Location: 3 cun above the crease of the wrist on the LI 5 to LI 11 line.
- Point Associations:
Luo Connecting Point
- Actions & Effects:
- Luo Connecting Point, influences the descending and dispersing function of the Lungs - useful for upperbody edema a/or facial puffiness.
The Luo channel travels upward to the face effecting the jaw, teeth and ears, tinnitus, deafness, toothache, nosebleeds.
Large Intestine Meridian Points (20):
1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20
Sources and More Information
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