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- Puncture perpendicularly 0.3 to 0.5 cun.
- Moxibustion is applicable.
- Perpendicular-oblique insertion directed medially to avoid the carotid artery, 0.5 to 1 cun.
- Caution: Care should be taken to avoid penetrating the artery which must be palpated and then held laterally during needling, by using the index finger and thumb of one hand above and below the point.
- Benefits the throat and neck
- Descends Lung Qi
Swelling and pain of the shoulder