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LI 3     San Jian

In the depression of the radial side, proximal to the 2nd metacarpophalangeal joint when a loose fist is made.


Functions

Clear Yang Ming Heat

Clear the Large Intestine Qi

Indications

headache, sore throat, pain of the eyes, chest and rib pain, low back pain, abscessed breast, vertigo, hypertension, insomnia, hepatitis, mastitis, irregular menstruation, continuous sweating after child birth, thrombocytopenia, retention of urine, soreness of the joints of the, extremities.