Ex-UE-3 Posterior Spring ZHONGQUAN - Acupuncture Points

| September 8, 2010 | 1 Comment | 2,616 views
Ex-UE-3 Posterior Spring ZHONGQUAN - Acupuncture Points -1

Ex-UE-3 Posterior Spring ZHONGQUAN - Acupuncture Points -1

Location
Ex-UE-3 Posterior Spring ZHONGQUAN - Acupuncture Points ) On the dorsal aspect of the wrist joint space (dorsal wrist crease), radial to the tendon of the extensor digitorum communis muscle.
How to find
Place the patient’s arm in a relaxed pronated position. As the location of the dorsal wrist crease can vary, the joint space between the proximal row of carpals and the radius/ulna provides a more reliable point of reference (➞3.3.3). By moving the wrist in a relaxed way, you can easily palpate the joint space. Locate Ex-UE-3 in the joint space, radial to the tendon of the extensor digitorum communis muscle. The tendons become more pronounced by moving and overextending the three medial fingers. ➞ T.B.-4 is located on the same level, ulnar to the tendon of the extensor digitorum communis muscle.
Needling
Vertically 0.3–0.5 cun
Actions/Indications
● Harmonises the Qi flow between the Upper and Middle Burner

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  1. Thomas Halle, D.C. says:

    Dr. Mo..
    If you please, what are some acupuncture points you have found particularly effective for hypertension in your patients?

    Thank you.

    Thomas C. Halle, D.C.
    Los Angeles, Calif., USA

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