TH 23

Acupuncture Point Theory

TH 23 Acupuncture Point Applications and Theory

The acupuncture point "TH 23" , 絲竹空, is represented by "Sizhukong" in pinyin and "Silk Bamboo Hole" in english and may be found:

In a depression at the lateral end of the eyebrow.


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

  • Eye pain, redness, swelling, twitching, drooping eyelid.
  • Liver Wind or Liver Fire headache, combine with local points

TH 23 has some precautions to be considered (see our precautions list).

Avoid Moxa (MX)

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