SJ18 (Sanjiao 18) - Acupuncture Point Information

Chinese Name: Qimai
English Name: -

Location: In the centre of the mastoid process, at the junction of the middle and lower third of the curve formed by Yifeng (SJ17) and Jiaosun (SJ20) posterior to the helix.


Headache, tinnitus, deafness, infantile convulsion.


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

View other points on the Sanjiao channel:

(SJ1, SJ2, SJ3, SJ4, SJ5, SJ6, SJ7, SJ8, SJ9, SJ10, SJ11, SJ12, SJ13, SJ14, SJ15, SJ16, SJ17, SJ18, SJ19, SJ20, SJ21, SJ22, SJ23)

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