Zhou: elbow Liao: foramen
Zhouliao is at the elbow and close to the foramen.
Point Name: LI-12
Chinese Name: 肘髎
English Name/ Meaning: Elbow Bone Hole
Pinyin: zhǒu liáo
Han Geul 한글: ju ryo 주료
Romaji: chū ryō?
Vietnamese: Trữu liêu
When the elbow is flexed, this point is located in the depression 1 cun proximal to and 1 cun lateral to LI11, on the border of the humerus.
Courses channel and connecting vessels.
Pain, numbness and contracture of the elbow and arm.
Vertically 0.5–1 cun, needle insertion between the border of the humerus and the flexor muscles in a medial direction.