Theory

TH 14 - Acupuncture Point - Jianliao


TH 14 Names

  • English Name: Shoulder Bone Hole
  • Pinyin Name: Jianliao
  • Chinese Character: 肩髎

Location

  • On shoulder, posterior to LI 15, in a depression inferior and posterior to the acromion when arm is abducted.
  • For point location tips, read our meridian notes; unsure about "cun" measurements, read what is a cun?.

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TH 14 Clinical Uses

  • Shoulder problems, especially those involving the lateral or posterior aspects of the shoulder


TH 14 Point Associations

None listed.


TH 14 TCM Patterns

This point along with others in a proper point prescription may be used to balance the following TCM Patterns:

  • There are no patterns associated at this time.

For more on this, read "What Does Acupuncture Treat?" and "Point Prescription Guidelines".



TH 14 Conditions Treated

This point along with others in a proper point prescription may be used to balance the following Conditions / Symptoms:

  • No Linked Conditions At This Time.

For more on this, read "What Does Acupuncture Treat?" and "Point Prescription Guidelines".


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