CO9 (Colon 9) - Acupuncture Point Information

Chinese Name: Shanglian
English Name: -

Location: On the line joining Yangxi (CO5) and Quchi (CO11), 3 cun below the cubital crease.


Aching of the shoulder and arm, motor impairment of the upper limbs, numbness of the hand and arm, borborygmus, abdominal pain.


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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