CO7 (Colon 7) - Acupuncture Point Information

Chinese Name: Wenliu
English Name: Warm Flow

Location: With the elbow flexed and the radial side of the arm upward, the point is on the line connecting Yanxi (CO5) and Quchi (CO11), 5 cun above the crease of the wrist.


Accumulation point.


Clears Heat, stops pain, expels Wind, benefits the throat.


Headache, swelling of the face, sore throat, borborygmus, abdominal pain, aching of the shoulder and arm.


The English Name, Nature and Function have been reprinted from Maciocia: The Foundations of Chinese Medicine, Copyright 1989, with permission from Elsevier. Point indications have been used from the book Chinese Acupuncture and Moxibustion.

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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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