Point Localization: On the posteroinferior side of the medial condyle of the tibia.

TCM Actions: Resolve dampness. Benefits the knee.

Indications: Swelling, stiffness and pain in the knee.

Target area: Knees.

Point Name and Meaning: Xiguan – Knee Joint

Acupuncture Meridian: Liver

Categories: None.

Unitary Channel: Jue Yin (Terminal Yin) [LV + PC]

 

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*Acupuncture points may be used safely for acupressure, but should be used with needles only by acupuncturists or Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) professionals.