Point Localization: In the Inserting the levator muscle of the scapula.
TCM Actions: Remove channel obstruction (Bi syndrome).
Indications: Pain in the shoulder, shoulder blade and neck.
Target area: Shoulder. Scapula.
Point Name and Meaning: Jianwaishu – Outer Shoulder Shu
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.