Point Localization: 2 cun lateral to the lower border of the spinous process of C7.

TCM Actions: Remove channel obstruction (Bi syndrome).

Indications: Pain in the shoulder, shoulder blade and neck.

Target area: Shoulder. Scapula.

Point Name and Meaning: Jianzhongshu – Central Shoulder Shu

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.