Point Localization: Halfway between IG15 and the armpits.
TCM Actions: Remove channel obstruction. Expels Dampness and Cold. Benefits the shoulder.
Indications: Pain and stiffness in the shoulder caused by dampness or cold. Difficulty adduct the arm. Feeling of heaviness or numbness in the arm.
Target area: Shoulder.
Point Name and Meaning: Jianneiling – Lower Mount of the Shoulder
Acupuncture Meridian: Extras
*Acupuncture points may be used safely for acupressure, but should be used with needles only by acupuncturists or Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) professionals.