SI-13 (Qu Yuan) Crooked Wall

SI-13 (Qu Yuan) Crooked Wall

Acupuncture Points on the Small Intestine Channel of Hand Tai Yang


  • Benefits the shoulder and scapula


  • Pain and stiffness of the scapular region.

Pont Location:

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

Needling Method:

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