Point Localization: Above the axillary crease, on the bottom edge of the spine of the scapula.

TCM Actions: Remove channel obstruction (Bi syndrome).

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

Target area: Shoulder. Scapula. Arm.

Point Name and Meaning: Naoshu – Upper Arm Shu

Acupuncture Meridian: Yang Wei Mai

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.