Liv-6

Liv-6

Forbidden in Pregnancy?
Channel
Element
English
Central Capital
Name
中都
Transliteration
Zhongdu
Special Point
Xi-Cleft
Description
Xi-Cleft point
Indications
liver qi the lower jiao (lower third of body) blood damp
Kinesiology
numbness
Channel Psychology
Lv: Stuck, life flows easily, I welcome change, resentment, anger.
Key Spirit Point Themes
Connection to heart and aspiration
Physical Conditions
Symptoms
Hernia, lower abdominal pain, hypogastric pain, diarrhoea, persistent flow of lochia, uterine bleeding, pain with inability to walk, flaccid and skinny legs, numbness of the body, numbness of the hands and feet, cold sensation of the lower legs with inability to stand for long, hot sensation of the soles of the feet
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The point information compiled from multiple sources including College of Complementary Medicine, Sydney Australia. Point location diagram recreated from A Manual of Acupuncture, P Deadman.