shu point

shu point

Acupuncture
One of multiple acupuncture alarm points (for the yin and yang channels), which are located on the back and used primarily for chronic conditions.
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I recommended massage for his paraspinal muscles in the thoracic area (back shu points in acupuncture over Bladder 18-19 at the bottom edge of the scapulae relate to liver/ GB), which immediately improved his pain.
I employed intradermal injections (welts, quaddles) of neural therapy (6), (7) (see diagram) over the epigastrium, GB acupuncture point (GB-24), back shu points (BI 18-19), GB 21 on top of the shoulder, and ah shi points (cause pain with palpation - "oh sh_t" points) over the liver and GB area employing 1 % procaine with no epinephrine buffered to a pH of 7 with potassium hydroxide and Spascupreel from Heel Company.
There is also a discussion on the of mu and shu points in the trunk, reflex dermalgias and scalp acupuncture.