Names Of Ji Quan

HT 1 Acupuncture Point

  • English Name: Highest Spring
  • Pinyin Name: Ji Quan
  • Chinese Character: 極泉
Meridian Information

Where Is HT 1 ?

HT 1 Location

  • In the center of the axilla on the radial side of the axillary artery.
  • For point location tips, read our meridian notes; unsure about "cun" measurements, read what is a cun?.

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What Is HT 1 Used For?

HT 1 Clinical Usages

  • Regulate Qi flow from the torso to the arm and vice versa - cold, numbness, pain in shoulder a/or arm.
  • Pain in the cardiac region - heart pain, chest pain, shortness of breath, anxiety, palpitations.
  • Frozen shoulder.
  • Pain a/or distention of the upper thoracic area.

There Are 9 Points Along The (HT) Heart Meridian ...

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What Diagnostic Patterns May Use HT 1 ?

This point along with others in a proper point prescription may be used to balance the following TCM Patterns:

For more on this, read "What Does Acupuncture Treat?" and "Point Prescription Guidelines".

What Conditions May Use HT 1 ?

This point along with others in a proper point prescription may be used to balance the following Conditions / Symptoms:

For more on this, read "What Does Acupuncture Treat?" and "Point Prescription Guidelines".

What Points Are Near HT 1 ?

SI 9 True Shoulder


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  • Local point for shoulder and arm pain and/or movement/control issues.  Motor control issues of the hand.
  • Wind-heat invasion - chills and fever from the common cold.
  • Tinnitus, deafness.  

PC 1 Celestial Pool


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  • Window of the Sky Point, opens the chest - fullness, counterflow qi, cough with phlegm.
  • Headache, blurred vision, axillary sweating, malarial disorders, difficulty moving the limbs.
  • Breast disorders, breast abscess, insufficient lactation.

PC 2 Celestial Spring


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  • Opens the chest and invigorates the blood - cardiac pain / angina, cough, localized pain in the chest / shoulder area.
  • Calms the spirit - palpitations.

LI 15 Shoulder Bone


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  • Shoulder Disorders, rotator cuff injuries, adhesive capsulitis, frozen shoulder, any ROM issues.
  • Seminal emission due to taxation.  

TH 14 Shoulder Bone Hole

  • Shoulder problems, especially those involving the lateral or posterior aspects of the shoulder

Where Do I Go Next?

List Of Related Points

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HT 1 , HT 2 , HT 3 , HT 4 , HT 5 , HT 6 , HT 7 , HT 8 , HT 9

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