HT4 (Heart 4) - Acupuncture Point Information

Chinese Name: Lingdao
English Name: Mind Path


When the palm faces upward, the point is on the radial side of the tendon of m. flexor carpi ulnaris, 1.5 cun above the transverse crease of the wrist.


River Point, Metal Point


Removes obstructions from the channel.


Cardiac pain, spasmodic pain of the elbow and arm, sudden loss of voice.


Point indications have been used from the book Chinese Acupuncture and Moxibustion.

View other points on the Heart channel:

(HT1, HT2, HT3, HT4, HT5, HT6, HT7, HT8, HT9)

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