Zhongzhu (English translation: Central Islet)
On the dorsum of the hand, in the depression between the 4th and 5th
metacarpal bones, proximal to the 4th metacarpophalangeal joint.
Shu-Stream point of the San Jiao Meridian
- Headache, redness of the eye
- Tinnitus, deafness
- Sore throat
- Pain in the scapular region, pain of the
leg, fingers unable to extend
Clears Heat, dispels Wind, benefits the ears, eyes
and head, activates the meridian, alleviates pain.
points are where the qi starts to pour down the meridian. They are known to
alleviate heaviness and pain in the joints.
Perpendicular insertion .3 - .5 cun.