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Located at dorsal aspect of index finger, at the junction of lines on radial border of the nail and base of nail 0.1 cun from corner of nail. JING WELL; Metal point, Horary point

L.I. 1, perp or oblique, prick to bleed

2

Radial border of index finger; in depression just distal to metacarpo-phalangeal joint. YING SPRING; Water point - Son point

L.I. 2, oblique towards palm

3

Radial side of index finger, in substantial depression proximal to head of the second metacarpal bone. SHU-STREAM; Wood point

L.I. 3, perp in loose fist position, metacarpal bones lying in same plane.

4

Dorsum of hand btwn 1st & second metacarpal bones, midpoint of 2nd metacarpal and close to radial border. YUAN SOURCE, Command of F/N, Heavenly star point

L.I. 4, perp or oblique

5

radial side of wrist in centre of hollow formed by extensor pollicis longus & e.p. brevis (Anatomical snuff box). JING RIVER; Fire point

L.I. 5, perp

6

3 cun proximal to L.I. 5, on line connecting L.I. 5 and L.I. 11, LUO Connecting point

L.I. 6, Transverse oblique insertion

7

5 cun proximal to L.I 5, on line of L.I. 5 and L.I. 11, XI-CLEFT point

L.I. 7, transverse oblique insertion

8

8 cun above L.I. 5 or 4 cun below L.I. 11, local point

L.I. 8, perp or oblique

9

9 cun above L.I.5 or 3 cun below L.I. 11, on radial side of arm on same line as L.I. 5 and L.I. 11, local point

L.I. 9, perp or oblique

10

10 cun above L.I. 5 or 2 cun below L.I. 11, on radial side of arm on same line as L.I. 5 and L.I. 11, local point

L.I. 10, perp or oblique

11

At the elbow, and lateral epicondyle of humerus, at lateral end of transverse cubital crease, HE SEA & master point of HEAT & FEVER, Earth point, Mother point

L. I. 11, perp or joined by through-needling to HE-3

12

With elbow flexed, point is located in depression 1 cun proximal to and 1 cun lateral to L.I. 11

L.I. 12, perp

13

On lateral side of upper arm 3 cun proximal to L.I. 11 on line connecting with L.I. 15

L.I. 13, perp

14

On lateral side of upper arm, in visible tender depression of deltoid muscle and brachialis muscle, approx 3/5ths the distance btwn L.I. 11 and L.I. 15. Raise upper arm to find it.

L. I. 14, oblique

15

In depression anterior and inferior to acromion, at origin of deltoid muscle

L.I. 15 perp or transverse oblique towards elbow

16

Upper aspect of shoulder, in depression medial to acromion process & btwn the lateral extremity of clavicle and scapular spine

L. I. 16, perp or oblique

17

On lateral side of neck, 1 cun inferior to L.I. 18, on posterior border of SCM muscle. Best to locate L.I. 18 1st

L.I. 17, perp or oblique

18

On lateral side of neck, level with tip of Adam's apple, btwn sternal and clavicular heads of SCM muscle

L. I. 18, perp or oblique

19

Below the lateral margin of the nostril, 0.5 cun lateral to DU26

L.I. 19, oblique insertion - contraindicated to moxa

20

In naso-labial groove, at midpoint level of lateral border of ala nasi

L.I. 20, transverse insertion, contra to moxa