PC 7 Acupuncture Point - Da Ling - Pericardium Meridian
- Chinese Name Da Ling
English Name Great Mound
Location: In the middle of the wrist crease between the tendons of palmaris longus and flexor carpi radialis.
- Point Associations:
- Shu Stream Point
- Earth Point
- Yuan Source Point
- Actions & Effects:
- Cooling heat that is effecting the Heart of a deficient or excess nature.
- Clears Ying and Blood heat, fever deep in the body that is drying up fluids.
- Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, combine with PC 5, PC 6 & SP 9.
Tong Ren/Tam Healing System: Emotional issues, w/HT 7 for sweat issues (too much or too little), hot flashes.
Pericardium Meridian Points (9):
1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
Sources and More Information
The information on our site is drawn from our own lecture notes and clinical experience. The following lecture notes were used within this section:
- Ferro, Barbara: New England School of Acupuncture, Point Location Lecture Notes
- Harstein, Rachel: New England School of Acupuncture, Actions & Effects Lecture Notes
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