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SJ-09 (Si Du) Four Rivers

Previous PointNext Point  Acupuncture Points on the San Jiao Channel of Hand Shao Yang

Actions:

  • Benefits the throat and ears

Indications:

  • Deafness, toothache, migraine, sudden hoarseness of voice, pain in the forearm.

Location

CAM:
  • On the lateral side of the forearm, 5 cun below the olecranon, between the radius and ulna.
AMOA:
  • In the depression between the radius and the ulna, on a line drawn between Yangchi SJ-4 and the lateral epicondyle of the humerus, 7 cun proximal to Yangchi SJ-4.

Needling Method:

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

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