Scalp Acupuncture: Motor Area [1]

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Acupuncture Techniques / Scalp Acupuncture [2]

Location: The upper end of motor area lies 0.5 cun behand the midpoint of anterio-posterior median line and the lower end lies at the intersect of the supraciliary-occipital line and anterior border of temple.

Upper one-fifth: to treat paralysis of the contralateral lower limb.
Middle two-fifths: to treat paralysis of the contralateral upper limb.
Lower two-fifths: to treat facial paralysis, motor aphasia, dripping of saliva and disturbance of phonation.