Point Localization: On the transverse cubital crease on the ulnar side of the biceps brachii tendon.

TCM Actions: Clears Heat. Extinguishes Inner Wind. Cools, refreshes and eliminates stasis of Blood. Harmonizes the stomach. Controls rebellion of the Qi. Moves the Blood (Xue) and Qi in the chest. Calms the Mind (Shen).

Indications: Febrile illness in the blood level (Xue). Agitation. Mental restlessness. Delirium. Fear. Anxiety. Cold hands. Tremor of the hands or head. Paralysis of the arm. Night Fever. Dry mouth. Cough. Vomiting. Nausea. Epigastric pain. Pain and heart ache. Palpitation. Macules. Acne.

Target area: Thorax. Forearm. Hand

Point Name and Meaning: Quze – Marsh on Bend

Acupuncture Meridian: Pericardium

Categories: He (sea). Water.

Unitary Channel: Jue Yin (Terminal Yin) [LV + PC]

 

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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.