San Jiao 10 (SJ 10)
Pinyin Name & English Translation
Tianjing, Heavenly (Celestial) Well
When the elbow is flexed, the poitn is in the depression about 1 cun superior to the olecranon.
Migraine, pain in the neck, shoulder and arm, epilepsy, scrofula, goiter.
Relaxes tendons, resolves damp and phlegm, dispels masses, clears heat, dispels stagnation, regulates Nutritive and Defensive Qi.
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