SJ 13 Acupuncture Point(Naohui) belongs to the San Jiao Meridian of Hand-Shaoyang,which is commonly used to treat upper limb pain, scrofula and other diseases, puncture 1 to 1.5 cun straight.
SJ 13 Acupuncture Point Location
3 cun below SJ 14 on the posterior border of the deltoid muscle on line joining SJ 14 point and the olecranon.
What is the meaning of Naohui
Naohui:Nao,forelimb,refers to the yang-qi of the heaven. Hui,converge. The name of “Naohui” point means that the Yang-qi of Hand-Shaoyang and Hand-Yangming Meridian will converge here. The substance of this point is the Yang-Qi of the heaven from SJ 12(Xiaoluo) point.After reaching this point,the Qi will become weakness due to dissipation and contraction,however, the rich Qi of the heaven of Hand-Yangming Meridian flows into this point,so both qi will converge here, and the acupuncture point is located on the arm, hence the name.
SJ 13 Acupuncture Point Usage
- Thyrid diease, scrofula,
- Arm pain, upper limb paralysis, shoulder swelling and pain, etc.
SJ 13 Acupuncture Point therapy
Pressing and rubbing SJ 13(Naohui) point with your thumb for about 200 times, or 3 to 5 minutes, It can treat shoulder and arm pai if long-term massage it.
Moxa moxibustion on SJ 13(Naohui) point for 5 to 10 minutes,or 3 to 5 unit.
Compatibility of SJ 13 Acupoint
Combined with Zhouliao and Waiguan point to treat elbow and arm contracture;
Combined with Jianshu and Jianzhen point to treat frozen shoulder.
Combined with Jianyu and Binao point to treat arm pain;
Combined with Tianzong to treat shoulder pain;
Combined with Tiantu and Shuitu point to treat intercostal neuralgia.