0.1-0.2 cun vertically or obliquely in a proximal direction or prick to bleed.
Shaoshang LU-11 is often indicated for sore throat and swollen tonsils derives from external Wind-Heat invasion. In this case, prink the point to bleed. It is normally only used to treat acute sore throat.
Together with other Well-Jing points of the hand, it is able to restore consciousness derives from Wind-stroke by opening the orifices.