Qiangu (English translation: Front Valley)
When a loose fist is made, the point is on the
ulnar aspect of the hand, distal to the 5th metacarpophalangeal joint, at the
end of the transverse crease of the metacarpophalangeal joint, at the junction
of the red and white skin.
Ying-Spring point of the Small Intestine Meridian
- Numbness of the fingers
- Fever, headache, tinnitus
- Scanty, dark urine
Clears Heat, activates the 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
Perpendicular insertion .3 - .5 cun.