Acupuncture : The gentle art of healing.

The needle of acupuncture reaches the place where words fail

Acupuncture Point Detail

Liv 5 Ligou

Location :

5 cun superior to the medial malleolus, on the posterior border of the tibia.

Indications :

Inflammation of the pelvic organs, retention of urine, spermatorrhea, impotence. Retention of urine, enuresis, hernia, irregular menstruation, leukorrhea, pruritus or itchy vulvae, weakness and atrophy of the leg.

Method of puncturing :

Promotes the smooth flow of Liver Qi, resolves damp-heat.


Perpendicularly 0.5-1.0 inch along posterior border of the tibia.