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SI-13 (Qu Yuan) Crooked Wall

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Actions:

  • Benefits the shoulder and scapula

Indications:

  • Pain and stiffness of the scapular region.

Location

CAM:
  • On the medial extremity of the suprascapular fossa, about midway between Naoshu (SI-10) and the spinous process of the second thoracic vertebra.
AMOA:
  • In the tender depression superior to the medial end of the scapular spine, midway between Naoshu SI-10 and the spinous process of T2.

Needling Method:

  • Puncture perpendicularly 0.3-0.5 inch. Moxibustion is applicable.

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