Point Localization: At the line from the anterior superior iliac crest to the lateral of the patella, 6 cun above the patella.

TCM Actions: Remove duct obstruction. Expels wind and humidity.

Indications: Bi Syndrome (painful obstruction) and Wei (atrophy) of the legs. Sequelae of stroke. Numbness. Tingling. Contraction and pain in thigh and knee.

Target area: Leg. Knee.

Point Name and Meaning: Futu – Crouching Rabbit

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.