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SI-15 (Jian Zhong Shu) Central Shoulder Shu

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Actions:

  • Descends Lung Qi
  • Activates the channel and alleviates pain

Indications:

  • Cough, asthma, pain in the shoulder and back, hemoptysis.

Location

CAM:
  • 2 cun lateral to the lower border of the spinous process of the 7th cervical vertebra Dazhui (DU-14).
AMOA:
  • 2 cun lateral to the lower border of the spinous process of C7 (Dazhui DU-14).

Needling Method:

  • Puncture obliquely 0.3-0.6 inch. Moxibustion is applicable.

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