Point Localization: With knee flexed, 2 cun above the superior lateral border of the patella.
TCM Actions: Controls Stomach Qi rebellion. Remove obstruction of the channel. Expels Wind and dampness.
Indications: Epigastric pain. Acid regurgitation. Reflux. Swelling, stiffness, pain and numbness of the knee and leg. Bi syndrome of the knee due to Cold.
Target area: None.
Point Name and Meaning: Liangqiu – Beam Mound
Acupuncture Meridian: Stomach
Categories: Xi (accumulation).
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.