CO14 (Colon 14) - Acupuncture Point Information

Chinese Name: Binao
English Name: Main Muscle of Arm; Median Side of Upper Arm.

Location: On the radial side of the humerus, in the posterior margin of the deltoid muscle, on the line between Quchi (CO11) and Jianyu (CO15).


Clears the channels and the vision.

Primary Indications:

Pain in shoulder and arm.

Tertiary Indications:

Contracture and rigidity of neck, scrofula, eye diseases, chills and fever.

Other Indications:

Sore throat, rheumatoid arthritis, paralysis of upper limb, spasms of head.


This information is from the book Acupuncture Point Dynamics and has been used with permission from the author John McDonald.

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(CO1, CO2, CO3, CO4, CO5, CO6, CO7, CO8, CO9, CO10, CO11, CO12, CO13, CO14, CO15, CO16, CO17, CO18, CO19, CO20)

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