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Branch of the Upright
Key PointLuo Point
heat calms the mind SI channel pain finger joints
key point for depression headache vision elbow fingers
Ht: I listen with my heart. I am loved when I communicate what is in my heart.
Mania depression fear & fright sadness & anxiety
Key Spirit Point Themes
Support uprightnessexpressing heart's intention Support uprightness expressing heart's intention
Febrile disease, cold shivering and fever, fever with neck and lumbar pain and desire to drink, mania- depression, fear and fright, sadness and anxiety, headache, dizziness, visual dizziness, blurred vision, superficial visual obstruction, feebleness of the four limbs, the five taxations (excessive standing, sitting, walking, lying & use of eyes), stiffness of the neck, contraction of the elbow, slackness of the joints and inability to move the elbow, severe pain of all the fingers, inability to grip firmly, inability to make a fist, warts
The point information was compiled from multiple sources including College of Complementary Medicine, Sydney Australia. Point location diagram recreated from A Manual of Acupuncture, P Deadman.