Point Localization: 3 cun above the wrist crease on the LI5 to LI11 line.
TCM Actions: Promotes Lung Qi descent towards the water. Remove obstruction in the channel.
Indications: Urinary difficulty. Edema. Ascitis. Borborygmos. Toothache. Tinnitus. Deafness. Redness and pain in the eye. Blurred vision. Sneeze. Bleeding, nosebleed. Facial paralysis.
Target area: Mouth. Eyes.
Point Name and Meaning: Pianli – Slanting Passage
Acupuncture Meridian: Large Intestine
Categories: Luo (connecting).
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.