Dadun LIV-1 is the most famous point for treating Shan diseases, which is a broad category of symptoms that are under Hernial and Genitourinary disorders. They can be categorized into three groups:
The Lower Burner is one of the most obvious place influenced by LIV-1.
First of all, it resolves Damp-Heat in Lower Burner so as to repair urinary function and external genitalia disharmony. The typical symptoms it can treat are: swelling and pain of the genitalia, pain in the penis, retraction of genitals, swelling of testicles, swelling and redness of vulva, retention of urine, bloody or turbid urine as well as difficult, painful and frequent urination.
As the Well-Jing point of Liver Channel, Dadun LIV-1 restores consciousness as well, especially under the attack of acute Wind stroke.
Actually for all the Channels that originates at the fingertip or toes, this principle applies. Their first point (Well-Jing) receive Qi and impact from the related Channels which terminate at the finger or toes.
For example, for all the Channels of the Hand (Yang starts while Yin ends):
For all the Channels of the Foot (Yin starts while Yang ends):