Point Localization: At the line from the anterior superior iliac crest to the lateral of the patella, 3 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. Numbness. Arthritis. Swelling in the knees.
Target area: Leg. Knee.
Point Name and Meaning: Yinshi – Yin Market
Acupuncture Meridian: Stomach
Unitary Channel: Yang Ming (Bright Yang) [LI + ST]
*Acupuncture points may be used safely for acupressure, but should be used with needles only by acupuncturists or Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) professionals.