LIV12 (Liver 12) - Acupuncture Point Information

Chinese Name: Jimai
English Name: -

Location: Lateral to the pubic tubercle, lateral and inferior to Qichong (ST30), in the inguinal groove where the pulsation of femoral artery is palpable, 2.5 cun lateral to the anterior midline.


Lower abdominal pain, hernia, pain in the external genitalia.


Point indications have been used from the book Chinese Acupuncture and Moxibustion.

View other points on the Liver channel:

(LIV1, LIV2, LIV3, LIV4, LIV5, LIV6, LIV7, LIV8, LIV9, LIV10, LIV11, LIV12, LIV13, LIV14)

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