Pianli Acupuncture point – Li 6



Pian Li (Li 6) or “Veering Passageway” Acupuncture point – Large Intestine Meridian

Localization of point:

Approximately the first third of the radial side of the forearm, approximately 3 cuns (10 cm or 3,94 in) from the carpal sulcus.

Diseases:

  • epistaxis
  • tinnitus
  • deafness
  • toothache
  • laryngitis
  • tonsillitis
  • neuralgia
  • paralysis
  • spasms of the upper limbs

Acupuncture and Moxibustion treatment:

  • Acupuncture: 3 – 4 fens (1 cm – 1,33 cm or 0,4 in – 0,52 in)
  • Moxibustion: 5 – 20 minutes; 3 – 7 zhuangs (moxa cones)