Vertically or obliquely 0.5–1 cun
Xialian LI-8 is indicated for Intestines disorders, especially in the Small Intestine. The typical manifestations are abdominal pain and fullness, bloody stools, diarrhea or undigested food in the stools.
The Large Intestine Divergent Channel runs to the breast, thus it can treat breast abscess. This function is unique among the Large Intestine Channel.