SI2 (Small Intestine 2) - Acupuncture Point Information

Chinese Name: Qiangu
English Name: Front Valley

Location: When a loose fist is made, the point is on the ulnar end of the crease in front of the metacarpophalangeal joint of the little finger, at the junction of the red and white skin.


Ying-Spring point, Water point.


Clears Heat.


Numbness of the fingers, febrile diseases, tinnitus, headache, reddish urine.


The English Name, Nature and Function have been reprinted from Maciocia: The Foundations of Chinese Medicine, Copyright 1989, with permission from Elsevier. Point indications have been used from the book Chinese Acupuncture and Moxibustion.

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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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