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Large Intestine Meridian (Hand Yang Brightness) Points

LI-13 (Shou Wu Li)


Chinese Name:

Shouwuli 手五里

English translation:

Arm Five Miles


On the lateral side of the arm, on the line connecting LI 11 and LI 15, 3 cun above LI 11.


Contraction of the elbow and arm, brachialgia, scrofula


Activates the meridian, stops pain, alleviates cough, resolves dampness and phlegm


Perpendicular insertion .5 - 1.0 cun. Avoid injuring the artery.

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