Ligou (English translation: Woodworm Ditch)
On the medial aspect of the lower leg, 5 cun
above the tip of the medial malleolus, on the middle of the medial aspect of the
Luo-Connecting point of the Liver Meridian
- Pruritus vulva, persistent erection
- Irregular menstruation, morbid leukorrhea
- Dysuria, hernia, swelling and pain of the
Regulates Liver Qi, resolves Damp-Heat in Lower Jiao, benefits the genitals.
points of one meridian can communicate with two meridians. They treat diseases
of the collaterals and can be used to treat chronic diseases, especially chronic
diseases of the Zang-Fu organs. Clinically,
Luo-Connecting points are often combined with Yuan-Source points in the
treatment of diseases.
Subcutaneous insertion .5 - .8 cun.