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Flashcards in Heart Channel Deck (10)
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1

HT-1 : Location

In the center of the axillary space (between the trunk and the forelimb) over the superficial pectoral muscle.

2

HT-1 : Uses

Shen Disturbance
Increased thirst
Yin deficiency
Chest pain
Shoulder pain
**Great for radial nerve paralysis**

3

HT-3 : Location

On the medial side of the elbow just cranial to the medial epicondyle. (The point is between the end of the cubital crease and the medial epicondyle of the humerus.)

Feel medial epicondyle and fall cranially. Flat surface just cranial to the medial epicondyle.

4

HT-3 : Uses

He-sea point (Water)
Elbow pain
Chest pain
Congestive Heart Failure

5

HT-7 : Location

On the transverse crease of the carpal joint in the large depression LATERAL to the tendon of the flexor carpi ulnaris muscle and caudal to the tendon of the ulnaris lateralis muscle.

6

HT-7 : Uses

Shu-stream point (Earth)
Yuan (Source) point
Son point for Excess
Shen disturbance
Anxiety
Insomnia
Chest pain
Poor memory
Restlessness
Epilepsy
Heart Qi

7

HT-8 : Location

On the palmar surface of the paw between the 4th and 5th metacarpal bones, proximal to the metacarpophalangeal junction, just proximal to the big pad base.

8

HT-8 : Uses

Ting-Spring point (Fire)
Urinary incontinence
Genital itching
Palpitation
Pain in the feet

9

HT-9 : Location

On the medial aspect of the nail bed of the 5th digit of the front foot.

10

HT-9 : Uses

Jing-well point (Wood)
Mother point
Febrile disease
Mania
Coma
Palpitations