CO8 (Colon 8) - Acupuncture Point Information

Chinese Name: Xialian
English Name: -

Location: On the line joining Yanxi (CO5) and Quchi (CO11), 4 cun below the cubital crease.


Abdominal pain, borborygmus, pain in the elbow and arm, motor impairment of the upper limbs.


Point indications have been used from the book Chinese Acupuncture and Moxibustion.

View other points on the Colon channel:

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

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