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
Unitary Channel: Tai Yang (Greater Yang) [SI + BL]
*Acupuncture points may be used safely for acupressure, but should be used with needles only by acupuncturists or Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) professionals.