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

Categories: None.

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.