Point Localization: On the posteroinferior side of the medial condyle of the tibia.
TCM Actions: Resolve dampness. Benefits the knee.
Indications: Swelling, stiffness and pain in the knee.
Target area: Knees.
Point Name and Meaning: Xiguan – Knee Joint
Acupuncture Meridian: Liver
Unitary Channel: Jue Yin (Terminal Yin) [LV + PC]
*Acupuncture points may be used safely for acupressure, but should be used with needles only by acupuncturists or Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) professionals.