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Pain in the region of the heart.
- ‘The chest Yang thus paralysed as in a cage would result in the stasis of heart blood, and cardiodynia would occur.’
- ‘It studied cardiac insufficiency, cardiodynia, consequences of damage to the cardiac musculature, nervous cardiac disorders, and cardiac pain of other nature.’
- ‘It promotes blood circulation to remove blood stasis: For cardiodynia, hypochondriac pain, abdominal pain, stomachache, dysmenorrhea, amenorrhea, lochiorrhea and trauma with blood stasis.’
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