Small Intestine 01 (SI 1)
Pinyin Name & English Translation
Shaoze, Lesser Marsh
On the ulnar side of the little finger, about 0.1 cun posterior to the corner of the nail.
Headache, febrile diseases, loss of consciousness, insufficient lactation, sore throat, redness of the eye, cloudiness of the cornea.
Expels wind-heat, subdues wind, opens the orifices, removes obstructions from the channel, promotes lactation.
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