When there is swelling in the face, eyes and four extremities, Huh Im recommended applying needles on the points as follows: KI6 DU26 LI4 ST36 GB39 LI11 RN12 SI4 BL20 BL21 SP6
The book was written by Huh Im, who was a royal doctor in ancient Korea in the 1600s. This book is the collection of all his clinical experiences, and it was written to help those who were suffering from diseases. The book was brought to Japan in the late 17th century or early 18th century. … Continue reading Acupuncture and moxibustion clinical prescription
The abdomen is swollen and bloating with water retention. Huh Im recommended applying 100 moxa cones each on RN9, SP6 and RN7, along with addressing the back shu points of five zang organs. Also needle RN12. When removing the needle, press the point so that water does not come out. Apply 7 moxa cones on … Continue reading Swelling in the abdomen
The whole body becomes swollen suddenly, and the face becomes swollen and looks large. It produces immediate effect when you apply 3 moxa cones, inferior to the medial malleolus, at the border of the red and white flesh. (Huh Im)
The abdomen is bloated and hard. The lower abdomen and belly feel hard. Huh Im recommended applying 100 moxa cones each on RN9 and RN3, and 3 cones each on BL22 and BL17, and moxa cones corresponding to the patient's age on BL23, along with needling KI3, LV3, SP6, BL20 and RN12.