Liver 12, Abbreviated as LR 12, LIV 12, or LV 12, Transliterated Jimai in Chinese, Swift Pulse in English.
LR 12 Acupuncture Point Location:
On the lateral aspect of the pubic tubercle, lateral and inferior to ST 30, at the inguinal groove where the femoral artery pulsates.
LR 12 Acupuncture Point Indications:
- Hernia, abdominal pain
- Pain in the external genitalia, dysmenorrhea, prolapse of uterus, pruritus vulva
LR 12 Acupuncture Point Benefits:
Dispels Cold, regulates the Lower Jiao.