Theory

TH 17 - Acupuncture Point - Yifeng


TH 17 Names

  • English Name: Wind Screen
  • Pinyin Name: Yifeng
  • Chinese Character: 翳風

Location

  • Posterior to lobule of ear in depression between the mandible and mastoid process.
  • For point location tips, read our meridian notes; unsure about "cun" measurements, read what is a cun?.

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TH 17 Clinical Uses

  • Wind problems deriving from internal or external sources, Bell's palsy.
  • Ear problems, tinnitus, deafness, acute earache due to wind cold


TH 17 Point Associations

  • Intersection Point of the TH & GB Channels

TH 17 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 17 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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