English Name/Meaning: Cranes Summit
Chinese Name: 鹤顶
Chinese Pinyin: Heding
Above the knee, in the depression of the midpoint of the superior patellar border.
Functions and indications of Heding:
Heding moves qi and blood and strengthens knee joint so is beneficial for aching of the knee joint, weakness of the leg and foot, arthrosis of knee, beriberi.
Perpendicular insertion 0.8-1.0 cun.
Good point for knee pain.