LI 13 - Acupuncture Point - Shou Wu Li

  • English Name:  Arm Five Li
  • Pinyin Name:  Shou Wu Li
  • Chinese Character:  手五里
  • 3 cun above LI 11 on the LI 15 to LI 11 line.
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  • Local point for pain in the elbow and upper arm.
  • Difficulty breathing, cough, vomiting of blood.
  • Scrofula  

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The (LI) Large Intestine Meridian has 20 points:

Nearby Acupuncture Points and Usages

GraphicPointClinical Functions


TH 11
Clear Cold Abyss
  • Local Point.
LU 4
Guarding White
  • Local Point.
  • May be used for cough, shortness of breath, chest pain, heart pain.
  • Pain in the medial aspect of the upper arm.

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