Names Of Huatuojiaji

T8 Huatuo Acupuncture Point

  • English Name: Sides of Spine at T8
  • Pinyin Name: Huatuojiaji
  • Chinese Character: 華佗夾脊

Where Is T8 Huatuo?

T8 Huatuo Location

  • .5 cun lateral to the lower border of the spinous processes of T8
  • Unsure about "cun" measurements, read what is a cun?.

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What Is T8 Huatuo Used For?

T8 Huatuo Clinical Usages

  • T8 (Left) innervates the esophagus and is used for conditions such as reflux and a range of digestive issues worsened by poor diet and drinking too many fluids with meals.  Also useful as support points for leg and foot problems.
  • T8 (Right) innervates the pancreas and is used for blood sugar related conditions as well as a range of blood or organ related cancers, pancreatic, bone marrow, blood, hodkin's lymphoma, leukemia, etc.
  • Used extensively within the Tam Healing System and Tong Ren Therapy. May be needled and used with tuina and/or tonren therapy.

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What Conditions May Use T8 Huatuo?

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".

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