Tiaokou (English translation: Narrow Opening)
On the anterior aspect of the lower leg, 8
cun below ST 35, one finger-breadth (middle finger) from the anterior crest of
- Coldness, pain, and weakness of the
- Muscular atrophy, weakness, numbness and
pain of the lower extremities, swelling of the foot, spasm
Activates the meridians, removes meridian obstructions, relieves pain.
Perpendicular insertion 1.0 - 1.5 cun.