Yang Xi(Li 5) or “Yang Ravine” Acupuncture point – Large Intestine Meridian
Localization of point:
On the radial side of the juncture of the radius and the carpus, in a hole between the tendon of the extensor pollicis longus muscle and the extensor pollicis brevis muscle.
- dyspepsia in children
- In combination with the point zhongquan EP 19 good results in curing arthritis of wrist.
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 – 5 zhuangs (moxa cones)