SI1 (Small Intestine 1) - Acupuncture Point Information
Chinese Name: Shaoze
English Name: Lesser Marsh
Location: On the ulnar side of the little finger, about 0.1 cun (1 fen) posterior to the corner of the nail.
Jing-Well point of the Small Intestine channel.
Disperses Wind and Heat, facilitates the flow of milk, special effects to recover consciousness, sedative effect.
Nebula, sore throat.
Wind-stroke coma, febrile diseases, insufficient lactation.
Mastitis, headache, chest pain, pain in ribs, arm pain, stiff neck, stiff tongue.
Jaundice, shortness of breath, cough, acute disorders caused by Wind, muscular contractures, Yin (cold) symptoms with vomiting, dry mouth, hypersalivation, stomatitis, deformation of eyes, cardiomegalia, irritability, convulsions.
This information is from the book Acupuncture Point Dynamics and has been used with permission from the author John McDonald.
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(SI1, SI2, SI3, SI4, SI5, SI6, SI7, SI8, SI9, SI10, SI11, SI12, SI13, SI14, SI15, SI16, SI17, SI18, SI19)
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