Theory

UB 14 - Acupuncture Point - Jue Yin Shu


UB 14 Names

  • English Name: Jue Yin Shu (Pericardium Shu)
  • Pinyin Name: Jue Yin Shu
  • Chinese Character: 厥陰俞

Location

  • 1.5 cun lateral to the GV line, level with T4.
  • For point location tips, read our meridian notes; unsure about "cun" measurements, read what is a cun?.

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UB 14 Clinical Uses

  • For all heart conditions: palpitations, anxiety, stress, etc. Combine with PC 6 to open the chest (as in the case of plum pit qi).  This chest pain can be psycho-emotional (i.e. liver/heart system related in Chinese Medicine terms), or it may be from simple congestion (cough, rebellious qi, shortness of breath, etc.).
  • Harmonizes the liver - as the "Jueyin Shu" you may also treat LV related conditions such as stagnation of LV Qi - depression, anxiety, panic attacks, etc.



UB 14 TCM Patterns

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

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



UB 14 Conditions Treated

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

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


Nearby Acupuncture Points

UB 43

  • UB 43  Gao Huang Shu
    • Main point for all disorders of the Lung and Upper Warmer: asthma, dyspnea, cough, tuberculosis, etc.
    • Tonification point for cases of weakness and deficiency especially from chronic illness.

SI 11

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  • SI 11  Celestial Gathering
    • Breast problems, mastitis, insufficient lactation, breast pain.
    • Emotional issues, anxiety that presents with asthma, expands and relaxes the chest, asthma generally.
    • Local point for channel pain within the shoulder, scapula region, elbow, arm, face and jaw.  

SI 9

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  • SI 9  True Shoulder
    • Local point for shoulder and arm pain and/or movement/control issues.  Motor control issues of the hand.
    • Wind-heat invasion - chills and fever from the common cold.
    • Tinnitus, deafness.  



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