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Large Intestine Meridian (Hand Yang Brightness) Points

LI-2 (Er Jian)


Chinese Name:

Erjian 二间

English translation:

Second Space


When a loose fist is made, this point is on the radial side of the index finger, in the depression distal to the metacarpo-phalangeal joint.


Ying-Spring point of the Large Intestine Meridian


Facial Muscle Paralysis • Fever • Nosebleed • Throat Constriction • Throat Soreness • Toothache • Trigeminal Neuralgia • Visual Disturbances


Clears Heat, reduces swelling, relieves pain.


Ying-Spring points are where the qi dribbles down the meridian. Ying-Spring points are indicated for heat in the body and changes in the complexion. Ying-Spring points are known to clear heat from the meridian.


Perpendicular insertion .2 - .3 cun.

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