Point Localization: In the depression between the posterior border of the acromion and scapular spine.

TCM Actions: Remove duct obstruction syndrome (Bi). Disperses lumps.

Indications: Pain in the shoulder and scapula. Difficulty in raising the arm. Scrofula. Goiter. Nodules.

Target area: Shoulder. Scapula.

Point Name and Meaning: Jugu – Great Bone

Acupuncture Meridian: Large Intestine

Categories: None.

Unitary Channel: Yang Ming (Bright Yang) [LI + ST]

 

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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.