Using an infra-red camera also exposes the points, but acupuncturists don't usually have these. Then turning downward to the supraclavicular fossa and ascends to the neck. Not all acupuncture points have clear sensations expected of them. It bifurcates above the posterior acupuncture hairline into two lines. It goes further downward to the forearm between the tendons of the m. palmaris longs and m. flex or carpi radials. It travels to the side of the umbilicus and descends to the inguinal groove. 'Qi' is pronounced 'thee!' For example you might be told that a shop was “Half way along the street on the North side”. The remaining eight meridians are designated as “extraordinary”, and are also bilateral except for three, one that encircles the body near the waist, and two that ladder along the mid line of the body. The Hand Terminal Yin Joe Yin of the Pericardium 9 points The pericardium channel of the Hand-Jueyin originates in the chest lateral to the nipple. It enters the palm and passes along the middle finger to its tip. Travels highest point of the trapezium muscle. It then runs along the throat and enters the supraclavicular fossa. Some points have several names. Ending at the labial frenulum inside the upper lip. If it’s sore, it’s an ‘ah Shi’ point! Since that time, there has been an explosion of interest in the United States and Europe in the application of the technique of acupuncture to Western medicine. It then curves lateral to the mid line to the intercostal space up to the 2nd intercostal space. Some people feel energized by treatment, while others feel relaxed.
Crossing over the shoulder, it enters the supraclavicular fossa. It goes further because the acupuncture point locations of the points then become very important when those points have a specific effect on the meridians concerned, because of the timing. Each appointment lasts approximately 75 minutes and costs just $20. For extra points the tables follow the numbering scheme found in A Manual of Acupuncture. 1 Abbreviated as ALU, described in Chinese as 手太阴肺经穴 or 手太陰肺經 “The Lung channel of Hand Taiyin”.