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TRANSLATION:Walk Between; Move Between
TYPE:Ying-spring, Fire, Sedation
LOCATION:On the dorsum of the foot, between the 1st and 2nd toe, 0.5 proximal to the margin of the web
NEEDLE INSERTION:a) 45° towards heel, b) 90° insertion
NEEDLE DEPTH:a) 0.5-1.0 cun, b) 0.5-0.8 cun
TCM ACTION:Clears Liver Fire, spreads Liver Qi, pacifies Liver Wind, clears Heat, cools and invigorates the Blood, stops bleeding, calms the spirit (Shen), benefits the Lower Jiao
INDICATIONS:Headache, dizziness, redness and pain of the eyes, lacrimation, eye diseases, nosebleed, thirst, burning heat of the face, dark green complexion, death-like green color, throat painful obstruction, dry throat with agitation and thirst, clutching sensation in the throat, bitter taste in the mouth, heat in the body, propensity to anger, sadness, propensity to fright, closes eyes and has no desire to look, excessive fright and little strength, propensity to fear as if seeing ghosts, madness, insomnia, palpitations, epilepsy, loss of consciousness, chronic and acute childhood fright, Wind bi, contracted sinews, Windstroke, fullness of the four limbs, deviation of the mouth, tetany, pain and itching of the genitals, pain of the penis, sudden involuntary erection, the seven kinds of Shan disorder, painful urinary dysfunction, enuresis, retention of urine, leukorrhea, cold and damp diarrhea, constipation, abdominal distention, excessive menstrual bleeding, incessant uterine bleeding, menorrhagia, inhibited menstruation, early menstruation, lower abdominal fullness, abdominal masses in women, difficult lactation, coughing blood, vomiting, pain of the Heart and the Liver, much sighing, inability to catch the breath all day long, shortness of breath, four limbs counterflow cold, wasting and thirsting with desire to drink, spasm and pain in the diaphragm and hypochondriac region, tinnitus, breast abscess, knees swollen and painful, convulsions, genital pain, insanity, genital pain
WESTERN USES:Hypertension, malaria, hematemesis, hepatitis, jaundice, seizures,neurasthenia, intercostal neuralgia, colic, orchitis, dysmenorrhea, amenorrhea, menorrhagia
CAUTIONS & CONTRAINDICATIONS:
POINT COMBINATIONS:LV 2 + GB 20 + LI 4 for glaucoma, LV 2 + KD 1 for thirst and emaciation
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