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Tianliao

Synonyms:
  1. 天髎
  2. TE15

Tianliao
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Tianliao(TE15,天髎) is an acupuncture point in the meridian named Shaoyang Sanjiao Meridian of Hand.

Location

At the midpoint of the line drawn from Jianjing(GB21) to Quyuan(SI13), at the superior angle of the scapula.

Indication

Pain in the shoulder and arm, stiffness and pain in the neck.

Method

Puncture perpendicularly 0.3-0.5 inch. Moxibustion is applicable.