(SI) Small Intestine Meridian - Graphic

The (SI) Small Intestine Meridian has 19 points:

You may click on any acupuncture point along the small intestine meridian for more detailed information including the location, functions, precautions and the chinese and english names. Our TCM Herbal Database, contains a listing of herbs which enter the Small Intestine channel. Our TCM theory section contains signs, symptoms, and treatment points for common small intestine patterns.

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.1 cun posterior to the corner of the nail on the ulnar side of the little fingerWith a loose fist made, ulnar end of the crease, distal to the 5th metacarpalphalangeal joint at the junction of the red and white skinWith a loose fist made, ulnar end of distal palmar crease proximal to the 5th metacarpal phalangeal joint at the junction of the red and white skinUlnar side of the palm in a depression between the base of the 5th metacarpal joint and the hamate boneUlnar end of the transverse wrist crease on the dorsal side of the hand in a depression between the styloid process of the ulna and the triquetral boneWith palm facing chest, dorsal to the head of the ulna in the bony cleft on the radial side of the styloid process of the ulna5 cun proximal to the dorsal crease of the wrist on SI 8 - SI 5 lineWith elbow flexed, in a depression between the olecranon process of the ulna and the medial epicondyle of the humerusWith arm abducted, 1 cun above the posterior end of the axillary fold, posterior and inferior to the shoulder jointWith arm abducted, directly above SI 9 in a depression inferior to scapular spineOn the scapula in a depression in the center of the infrascapular fossa at the junction of the upper and middle third between the lower border of the scapular spine and the inferior angle of the scapula, approximately level with T4On the scapula in a depression in the center of the infrascapular fossa at the junction of the upper and middle third between the lower border of the scapular spine and the inferior angle of the scapula, approximately level with T4Directly above SI 11 in the center of the suprascapular fossa (in a depression when arm is lifted)Medial extremity of the suprascapular fossa midway between SI 10 and the spinous process of T2Medial extremity of the suprascapular fossa midway between SI 10 and the spinous process of T23 cun lateral to the spinous process of T1 (GV 13)2 cun lateral from the posterior midline below the spinous process of C7 (GV 14)2 cun lateral from the posterior midline below the spinous process of C7 (GV 14)On lateral neck posterior to SCM and LI 18 level with the adams applePosterior to the angle of the mandible in a depression on the anterior border of the SCMDirectly below the outer canthus of the eys in a depression on the lower border of the zygoma ** No Moxa **Anterior to the tragus and posterior to the condyloid process of the mandible in a depression formed when mouth is openedterms of use

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