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LI-12 (Zhou Liao) Elbow Bone Hole

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Actions:

  • Activates the channel and alleviates pain
  • Benefits the elbow joint

Indications:

  • Pain, numbness and contracture of the elbow and arm.

Location

CAM:
  • When the elbow is flexed, the point is on the lateral side of the upper arm, 1 cun above Quchi (LI-11), on the border of humerus.
AMOA:
  • When the elbow is flexed, this point is located in the depression 1 cun proximal to and 1 cun lateral to Quchi L.I.-11.

Needling Method:

  • Puncture perpendicularly 0.5-1.0 inch. Moxibustion is applicable.

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