TH 22

Acupuncture Point Theory

TH 22 Acupuncture Point Applications and Theory

The acupuncture point "TH 22" , 耳和髎, is represented by "Erheliao" in pinyin and "Harmony Bone Hole" in english and may be found:

Anterior and superior to TH 21 level with the root of the auricle on posterior border of hairline of the temple where superficial temporal artery passes.


Of many possible clinical applications, it may be considered to influence the following issues/symptoms:

  • Local Point.

TH 22 has some precautions to be considered (see our precautions list).

Avoid Artery (AA)


Th 22 has the following theoretical associations which serve as important guideposts in designing an effective treatment protocol:

  • Intersection Point of the TH, SI & GB Channels

Explore th 22 functional grouping theory - Entry Exit Point, or read all point categories and related theory.

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