LI 18 – FUTU Large Intestine Meridian Acupuncture Point

LI 18 – Chinese name: FUTU

Location

On the lateral side of the neck, on the side of the Adam’s apple, between the sternal head and clavicular head of m. sternocleidomastoideus.

Indications

Inflammatory diseases of the throat and larynx. Perturbations of the larynx(hoarseness). Hypothyroidism.

Adverse Events

Caution: carotid artery, jugular vein.

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