San Jiao 19 (SJ 19)
Pinyin Name & English Translation
Luxi, Resting the Skull
Posterior to the ear, at the junction of the upper and middle third of the curve formed by Hifeng (SJ 17) and Jiaosun (SJ 20) behind the helix.
Headache, tinnitus, deafness, infantile convulsion
Courses wind and quickens the connecting vessels, frees the channels and relives pain, quiets the spirit and settles fright.
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