Point Localization: Near the upper angle of the scapula, between SI13 and GB21.
TCM Actions: Remove channel obstruction (Bi syndrome). Opens the chest. Clears Heat.
Indications: Pain and stiffness in the arm, neck, scapula and clavicle. Heat sensation.
Target area: Arm. Shoulder. Scapula. Clavicle.
Point Name and Meaning: Tianliao – Celestial Bone Hole
Acupuncture Meridian: Triple Burner
Unitary Channel: Shao Yang (Lesser Yang) [TB + GB]
*Acupuncture points may be used safely for acupressure, but should be used with needles only by acupuncturists or Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) professionals.