Point Localization: In the center of the infraspinal cavity of the scapula. In the point that form an equilateral triangle with SI9 and SI10.

TCM Actions: Remove channel obstruction (Bi syndrome). Opens the chest. Benefits the breasts.

Indications: Pain in the shoulder and scapula. Pain in the chest and side of the ribs. Swelling and pain in the breasts. Abscess in the breast. Poor lactation.

Target area: Shoulder. Scapula. Breasts.

Point Name and Meaning: Tianzong – Celestial Gathering

Acupuncture Meridian: Small Intestine

Categories: None.

Unitary Channel: Tai Yang (Greater Yang) [SI + BL]

 

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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.