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SMALL INTESTINE – Hand Tai Yang Acupuncture Meridian
SMALL INTESTINE – Hand Tai Yang
SI 1 - promotes lactation, swollen throat, eye
1 fen proximal to the ulnar side of the
corner of the little finger.
SI 3 - protects Wei Qi, stiff neck/headache, night
sweat, arm disorders
at the end of the crease on the ulnar side
of the metacarpal bone when a fist is made.
SI 6 - [Xi-cleft]
blurred vision, arm/neck problems
when the hand is placed on the chest, the points is found on the
radial side of the high
points of the head of the
SI 7 - [Connect to Heart]
mania/withdrawal, arm problems
5 cun above the wrist crease between the
border of the ulna & the muscle belly of the flexor carpi
SI 8 - arm/neck/shoulder
in the dip between the ulnar olecranon & the medial epicondyle
of the humerus.
SI 10 - arm/neck weak/shoulder
straight above the posterior crease of the axilla,
in the depression below the spine of the scapula.
SI 11 - arm/neck/shoulder
one third of the distance from the midpoints of the inferior border
of the scaular spine to the inferior angle of the
SI 12 - arm/neck/shoulder
above tianzong in the center of the suprascapular fossa (just
above the spine), between T2 & the tip of the acromion.
SI 14 - neck/shoulder/back
Location (jianwaishu): 3 cun lateral
to the lower border of the spinous process of T1
SI 15 - neck/shoulder/back
Location (jianzhongzhu): 2 cun lateral
to the lower border of the spinous process of C7
SI 17 - deafness/tinnitus, Plum-Pit syndrome, sore
in the depression between the angle of the mandible & the
anterior border of the sternocleidomastoid
SI 18 - facial paralysis, twitching eyelids
Location (quanliao): directly below the outer canthus, in the depression at the lower border of the zygomatic bone.
SI 19 - [meeting
points of Small Intestine Gallbladder San Jiao] opens ear portals
(tinggong): with mouth open, in the depression
between the middle of the tragus & the condyloid process of the mandible.
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