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Differential Diagnosis of Elbow Pain
The differential diagnosis of shoulder pain includes the following:
Treatment of Elbow Pain
SI-3 (proximal 5th MCP; open Du)
UB-60 (close Du)
St-38 (anterior St-40)
UB-17 (T7; move xue)
Lu-5 (pain of shoulder, upper arm, tennis elbow, hand - relaxes sinews and activates channel [PIHMA]).
Lu-6 (pain of elbow & upper arm).
St-36 (corresponding leg point of the lateral elbow) [Backer2010, pg 132].
Sp-9 (corresponding leg point of the medial elbow) [Backer2010, pg 132].