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Acupuncture Points - San Jiao 14

Chinese Name: Jianliao (English translation: Shoulder Crevice)

Location: On the region of the shoulder, when the arm is abducted, the point is posterior to LI 15, in the depression posterior and inferior to the acromion.


  • Pain and limitation of the shoulder and arm

Functions: Activates the meridian, alleviates pain, benefits the shoulder, dispels Wind-Damp.

Needling: Perpendicular insertion toward the shoulder joint 1.0 - 1.5 cun.



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