San Jiao 15 (SJ 15)
Pinyin Name & English Translation
Tianliao, HeavenlY Crevice (Bone-Hole)
Midway between Jianjing (GB 21) and Quyuan (SI 13) on the superior angle of the scapula.
Paiin in the shoulder and elbow, stiffness of the neck.
Dispels wind and eliminates damp, frees the channels and quickens the connecting vessels, relieves pain.
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