KI4 (Kidney 4) - Acupuncture Point Information
Chinese Name: Dazhong
English Name: Big Bell
Location: Posterior and inferior to the medial malleolus, in the depression anterior to the medial side of the attachment of Achilles tendon.
Strengthens the back, lifts the spirit.
Spitting of blood, asthma, stiffness and pain of the lower back, dysuria, constipation, pain in the heel, dementia.
The English Name, Nature and Function have been reprinted from Maciocia: The Foundations of Chinese Medicine, Copyright 1989, with permission from Elsevier. Point indications have been used from the book Chinese Acupuncture and Moxibustion.
View other points on the Kidney channel:
(KI1, KI2, KI3, KI4, KI5, KI6, KI7, KI8, KI9, KI10, KI11, KI12, KI13, KI14, KI15, KI16, KI17, KI18, KI19, KI20, KI21, KI22, KI23, KI24, KI25, KI26, KI27)
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