Point Localization: 4 cun above the belly button, 2 cun lateral to the mid line.

TCM Actions: Clears Heat in the Stomach. Stops Stomach pain and diarrhea. Increases and moves the Stomach Qi.

Indications: Diarrhea. Pain and burning in the stomach.

Target area: Stomach

Point Name and Meaning: Liangmen – Beam Door

Acupuncture Meridian: Stomach

Categories: None.

Unitary Channel: Yang Ming (Bright Yang) [LI + ST]

 

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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.