Point Localization: 1 cun above the LI11 (elbow crease).
TCM Actions: Remove obstruction at the elbow (Bi Syndrome).
Indications: Pain, weakness, numbness, swelling, tingling, and motor imbalance in the arm. Tendonitis in the elbow (tennis player elbow). Cough. Malaria. Epicondylitis.
Target area: Arm.
Point Name and Meaning: Zhouliao – Elbow Bone Hole
Acupuncture Meridian: Large Intestine
Unitary Channel: Yang Ming (Bright Yang) [LI + ST]
*Acupuncture points may be used safely for acupressure, but should be used with needles only by acupuncturists or Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) professionals.