SJ4 (Sanjiao 4) - Acupuncture Point Information
Chinese Name: Yangchi
English Name: Yang Pool
Location: At the junction of the ulna and carpal bones, in the depression lateral to the tendon of the muscle extensor digitorum communis.
Yuan-Source point of the Sanjiao channel.
Relaxes the sinews/tendons, clears the channels, relieves Heat, reinforces the Sanjiao, promotes the function of Chongmai and Renmai, special effects on rheumatism of the wrist.
Wrist pain, shoulder and arm pain.
Deafness, thirst/dry mouth, diabetes, common cold, tonsillitis, retroversion of uterus.
Eyes red and swollen, cold fingers, nervous spasms and paralysis of forearm muscles, degenerative diseases.
This information is from the book Acupuncture Point Dynamics and has been used with permission from the author John McDonald.
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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