Jian Yu Acupuncture point – Li 15



Jian Yu (Li 15) or “Shoulder Bone” Acupuncture point – Large Intestine Meridian

Localization of point:

Between the upper border of the deltoid muscle, in the place of the tuberosity of the humerus and the acromion of the clavicle.

Diseases:

  • hemiplegia
  • high blood pressure
  • muscular spasms in the region of head
  • shoulder and scapula
  • brachial neuralgia
  • humeroscapular arthritis
  • rheumatism of the deltoid muscle

Acupuncture and Moxibustion treatment:

  • Acupuncture: 6 fens ( 1,99 cm or 0,79 in)
  • Moxibustion: 5 – 20 minutes; 7 zhuangs (moxa cones)