Lie Que Acupuncture point – L7



LIEQUE (L7) or “Broken Sequence” Acupuncture point – Lung Meridian

Localization of point:

The lower portion of the radius, just above the styloid process of the radius.

Diseases:

  • facial spasms and neuralgia
  • trigeminal neuralgia
  • headache
  • toothache
  • asthma
  • hemiplegia
  • facial paralysis
  • muscular inflammation in the radial region
  • neuralgia of penis and bloody spermatorrhea

Acupuncture and Moxibustion treatment:

  • Acupuncture: 2 – 3 fens (0,66 cm – 0,99 cm or 0,25 in – 0,39 in); the tip of the needle is inserted a bit
    obliquely towards the elbow
  • Moxibustion: 5-10 minutes; 3-5 zhuangs (moxa cones)