Acupuncture Point Theory
The acupuncture point "TH 6" , 支溝, is represented by "Zhigou" in pinyin and "Branch Ditch" in english and may be found:
3 cun above TH 4 between the radius and ulna on the radial side of the extensor digitorum muscle on the TH 4 and tip of the olecranon line.
Of many possible clinical applications, it may be considered to influence the following issues/symptoms:
Th 6 has the following theoretical associations which serve as important guideposts in designing an effective treatment protocol:
While not necessarily valid clinically, LI 6 (Luo Connecting Point, influences the descending a…) are nearby.