Large intestine 2, Abbreviated as Li 2, Transliterated Erjian in Chinese, Second Point in English.
Li 2 Acupuncture Point Location:
When a loose fist is made, this point is on the radial side of the index finger, in the depression distal to the metacarpo-phalangeal joint.
Li 2 Acupuncture Point Indications:
- Toothache, sore throat
- Redness and pain of the eye
- Pain and swelling of the joints in the index finger
Li 2 Acupuncture Point Benefits:
Clears Heat, reduces swelling and relieves pain.
Ying-Spring point of the Large Intestine Meridian
Ying-Spring points are where the qi dribbles down the meridian. Ying-Spring points are indicated for heat in the body and changes in the complexion. Ying-Spring points are known to clear heat from the meridian.