SI16 (Small Intestine 16) - Acupuncture Point Information

Chinese Name: Tianchuang
English Name: -

Location: In the lateral aspect of the neck, posterior to m. sternocleidomastroideus and Futu (CO18), on the level of the laryngeal protuberance.


Sore throat, sudden loss of voice, deafness, tinnitus, stiffness and pain of the neck.


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

View other points on the Small Intestine channel:

(SI1, SI2, SI3, SI4, SI5, SI6, SI7, SI8, SI9, SI10, SI11, SI12, SI13, SI14, SI15, SI16, SI17, SI18, SI19)

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