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

Categories: None.

Unitary Channel:

 

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*Acupuncture points may be used safely for acupressure, but should be used with needles only by acupuncturists or Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) professionals.