Theory

LI 7 - Acupuncture Point - Wen Liu


LI 7 Names

  • English Name: Warm Dwelling
  • Pinyin Name: Wen Liu
  • Chinese Character: 溫溜

Location

  • 5 cun above the crease of the wrist (LI 5).
  • For point location tips, read our meridian notes; unsure about "cun" measurements, read what is a cun?.

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LI 7 Clinical Uses

  • Xi Cleft Point useful for pain due to stagnation along the meridian in the shoulders, elbows and wrist.
  • Classically noted with LI 5 for "seeing ghosts," may be useful in manic conditions.  


LI 7 Point Associations


LI 7 TCM Patterns

This point along with others in a proper point prescription may be used to balance the following TCM Patterns:

  • There are no patterns associated at this time.

For more on this, read "What Does Acupuncture Treat?" and "Point Prescription Guidelines".



LI 7 Conditions Treated

This point along with others in a proper point prescription may be used to balance the following Conditions / Symptoms:

For more on this, read "What Does Acupuncture Treat?" and "Point Prescription Guidelines".


Nearby Acupuncture Points

PC 4

  • PC 4  Xi Cleft Gate
    • Acute palpitations, angina.
    • Acute heat in the Blood, coughing or vomiting of Blood, bleeding hemorrhoids.
    • Spirit disorders typically due to Blood stasis, yin spirit problems, depression, fear of people, grief.

TH 8

  • TH 8  Three Yang Connection
    • Sudden deafness, acute or chronic loss of voice, apahsia, combine with HT 5 & CV 23.

SI 7

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  • SI 7  Branch to the Correct
    • Local point for pain and/or strength/control issues in the elbow, arm, and fingers.  May be helpful for weakness of all the limbs as well.
    • Stiff neck, headaches, vision issues - blurry, obstructed.
    • Useful with onset of exterior wind-heat conditions such as colds/flus that start with neck and/or back pain.
    • Calms the spirit - manic behavior, anxiety, panic attacks, fear.  



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