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Liver Meridian

Regional Anatomy:
Skin-subcutaneous tissue-root of nail.
There are the lateral dorsal nerve of the great toe from the deep peroneal nerve and the dorsal digital artery and vein in this area.

Extend one`s foot; at meeting the point of the line along the lateral border and the line along the base of the nail of great toe.
Regulating flow of qi and menstruation, inducing resuscitation and treating stranguria.

Hernia, enuresis, uterine bleeding, prolapse of the uterus, and epilepsy.

Combined use with HuiyangBL35 (Huiyang (BL35)) for treatment of prostatitis; with DazhuiGV14 (Dazhui (GV14)) for treatment of epilepsy; with NeiguanPC6 (Neiguan (PC6) Luo-Connecting Point the Eight Confluent Point) for treatment of somnolence; with SanyinjiaoSP6 (Sanyinjiao (SP6)), GuanyuanCV4 (Guanyuan (CV4) Front-Mu Point of the SmallIntestine) and BaihuiGV20 (Baihui (GV20)) for treatment of infantile nocturia; and with ZhaohaiKI6 (Zhaohai (KI6) The Eihgt Confluent Point) for treatment of hernia.

Insert the needle perpendicularly to 0.1-0.2 cun depth; needling response: local sensation of distention and pain; moxibustion: using 3-7 moxa-cones, or mild moxibustion for 7 min.


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