Liver 02 (LIV 2)
Pinyin Name & English Translation
Xingjian, On the dorsum of the foot between the first and second toe, proximal to the margin of the web.
Pain in the hypochondrium, abdominal distension, headache, dizziness and vertigo, deviation of the mouth, congestion, swelling and pain of the eye, hernia, painful urination, retention of urine, irregular menses, epilepsy, insomnia, convulsion.
Clears Liver fire, subdues Liver yang, cools blood, subdues interior wind.
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