TE 8 Acupuncture Point

San Jiao 8, Triple Burner 8, or Triple Warmer 8, Abbreviated as TE 8 or TB 8, or SJ 8, Transliterated Sanyangluo in Chinese, Three Yang Connection in English.

TE 8 Acupuncture Point Location:

On the dorsal aspect of the forearm, on the line connecting TE 4 and the tip of the elbow, 4 cun above the transverse crease of the wrist between the ulna and radius.

TE 8 Acupuncture Point Indications:

  • Deafness, sudden loss of voice
  • Toothache
  • Spasm and pain of the upper extemities

TE 8 Acupuncture Point Benefits:

Activates the meridian, removes obstructions, alleviates pain.


Crossing point of the Three Yang Meridians of the arm