Yin: yin of Yin-Yang Lian: edge
Yin here means “medial”. Yinlian is on the medial aspect of the thigh, near the genitalia.
Chinese Name: 陰廉
Pinyin: yīn lián
English Name/Meaning: Yin corner
Han Geul 한글: eum yeom 음염
Romaji: in ren(?)
Vietnamese: Âm liêm
2 cun directly below ST30, at the proximal end of thigh, below the pubic tubercle and on the lateral border of m. abductor longus.
- Relax sinew and invigorates channel (opens lower jiao-for circulation of Qi and Blood).
- Regulates chong and Ren Mai.
- Irregular menstruation, leukorrhea, lower abdominal pain, pain in the thigh and leg.
- Local disorder: pain in the thigh.
Perpendicular or oblique insertion 0.5 to 1.5 cun.