LI 1 – toothache, sore throat, Heat diseases
Location (shangyang): on the radial side of the index finger, 1 fen proximal to the corner of the nail.
LI 4 – [Command points of face & mouth, Yuan-source] headache, red sore eyes, nosebleed, sore throat, facial paralysis,
menstrual block, diarrhea &/or constipation
Location (hegu): when squeezing thumb against index finger, it is the highest points on the bulge, needled close to the 2nd metacarpal bone.
LI 5 – headache, red sore eyes, toothache, sore throat, deafness/ tinnitus
Location (yangxi): on the wrist line between the 2 tendons connected to the thumb (extensor pollicis brevis & extensor pollicis longus).
LI 6 – [Connect to LU] edema, inhibited urine, nosebleed, deafness
Location (pianli): one quarter of the way between the line connecting LI 5 & LI 11.
LI 7 – [Xi-Cleft] headache, facial swelling, abdominal pain
Location (wenliu): on the line connecting LI 5 & LI 11, 2 cun above LI 6.
LI 10 – abdominal pain, vomit, diarrhea
Location (shousanli): 2 cun below LI 11
LI 11 – [Ghost points] sore throat, clear Heat, vomit, dysentry
Location (quchi): at the end of the lateral crease of the elbow when flexed.
LI 14 – [meet w/ SI & BL] local, scrofula
Location (binao): at the distal insertion of the deltoid (where it comes to a points on the humerus)
LI 15 – local, scrofula
Location (jianyu): directly below the anterior border of the acromion, where a depression is formed when the arm is abducted.
LI 16 – local, scrofula
Location (jugu): in the triangle depression between the acromial extremity of the clavicle & the spine of the scapula.
LI 20 – nasal congestion/bleeding, facial paralysis & swelling
Location (yingxiang): in the naso-labial groove, at the level of the midpoints of the lateral border of the ala nasi (flared/winged part of nostril)