Posted by: admin on Feb 01, 2011 - 03:48 AM
Hegu (LI4) Yuan-Source Point is the origin point of hand Taiyang large intestine meridian, which is one of the key points of rehabilitation and health maintenance, it is the strengthening point. This point can be used for all the head and facial diseases, such as facial paralysis, headache, toothache etc. It is also the key point for pain relief and appeasement, which can be applied for various pains, and is the basic point for acupuncture anesthesia. Besides, it is commonly used point for hemiplegia, abdominal pain, Diarrhea, dysmenorrhea etc.
Key words: LI4, Clinical Application
Writer: Yacheng Gu, Instruction: Lidian Chen