HT9 (Heart 9) - Acupuncture Point Information
Chinese Name: Shaochong
English Name: Shaoyin Rushing; Lesser Rushing.
Location: On the radial side of the little finger, about 0.1 cun (1 fen) posterior to the corner of the nail.
Jing-Well point of the Heart channel.
Bleed for resuscitation.
Bleed for resuscitation, palpitations, cardiac pain, febrile diseases, irritability, pain in chest and sides, psychosis.
Sore throat, pain and contracture of arm, jaundice.
Incontinence of urine, pain in vagina, fetid odour of the vagina, hysteria, fearful, alternating joy and anger, infantile convulsions, inflammation of diaphgram, catarrh, bronchial hypersecretion, cardiac weaknesses.
This information is from the book Acupuncture Point Dynamics and has been used with permission from the author John McDonald.
View other points on the Heart channel:
(HT1, HT2, HT3, HT4, HT5, HT6, HT7, HT8, HT9)
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