Arm Paralysisaccording to TCM

Acupoints for Arm Paralysis

Explore below some acupoints used to address arm paralysis, organized by meridian.

  • By Meridian
  • Triple Burner Channel
  • Extra Points: Head and Neck (EX-HN)
  • Pericardium Channel
  • Large Intestine Channel
Waiguan TB-5

Waiguan TB-5

2 cun above Yangchi TB-4 at the dorsal wrist joint space, between the radius and ulna.

Zhigou TB-6

Zhigou TB-6

3 cun above Yangchi ST-4 at the dorsal wrist joint space, between the radius and ulna.

Jingbi EX-HN

Jingbi EX-HN

1 cun above the junction of the proximal and middle third of the clavicle.

Quze P-3

Quze P-3

On the transverse cubital crease, at the ulnar side of the tendon of biceps brachii muscle.

Shousanli LI-10

Shousanli LI-10

When a fist is made, with the ulnar side downward and elbow flexed, the point is 2 cun distal to Quchi LI-11 of the line joining Yangxi LI-5 and Quchi LI-11.