Removes Obstruction from the Channel
Vertically 0.5–1 cun
Jugu LI-16 is a useful local point to treat pain and stiffness due to Painful Obstruction Syndrome in shoulders, upper arms and upper back. It is often used together with Jianyu LI-15 to remove the obstruction in the Channel by regulating Qi and Yang.
It can also solve Phlegm so as to treat scrofula or goitre.