SP 5 Acupuncture Point - Shang Qiu - Spleen Meridian
- Chinese Name Shangqiu
English Name Shang Hill
Location: In a depression distal and inferior to the medial malleolus midway between the tuberosity of the navicular bone and the tip of the medial malleolus.
- Point Associations:
- Jing River Point
- Actions & Effects:
- Tonifies the spleen and resolves dampness - lethargy, desire to lie down, abdominal distention.
- Calms the spirit - manic depression, anxiety, excessive thinking.
Speech disorders, stiffness at root of tongue.
Spleen Meridian Points (21):
1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21
Sources and More Information
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