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Tianjing TE10: Nomenclature, Location, Functions, Indications

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Tianjing TE10: Nomenclature, Location, Functions, Indications

Tianjing TE10: Nomenclature, Location, Functions, Indications
September 11
13:11 2018
Tianjing-TE10

Tianjing-TE10

Nomenclature:

Tian: heaven Jing: well
The upper indicates heaven. Tianjing is in the depression by the olecranon of the upper limb, which is linked to a well.

Point: TE10
Chinese Name: 天井
Name: Tianjing
English Name/Meaning: Heavenly Well
Pinyin: tiān jǐng
Han Geul 한글: cheon jeong 천정
Romaji: ten sei(?)
Vietnamese: Thiên tỉnh

Location:

With the elbow flexed, this point is located in the depression cun proximal to the olecranon.

Functions:

  • Transforms damp phlegm in channel and connecting vessels.
  • Clears fire.

Indications of Tianjing:

  • Swollen lymph nodes, goiter, mass in neck, scrofula, tonsilitis, heat and swelling in the throat.
  • Migraine, epilepsy, coughing up phlegm.
  • Ear problems: tinnitus, deafness, blockage of ears, earache.
  • Local disorders: pain in the finger, arm, elbow, shoulder, upper back problems (pain, numbness, tingling, tremors, movement limited ).

Method:

Perpendicular insertion 0.5 to 1 cun.

Remarks:

  • He-sea point.
  • Son (reducing) point.
  • Good for lymphatic swelling in neck.

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