The SP Meridian - Locations Chart

The SP Meridian

Below you will find location information for all points along the (SP) Spleen Meridian . You may click on a specific acupuncture point for more detailed information including the location, clinical usages, and related patterns and conditions.

Meridian Graphic

There Are 21 Points Along The (SP) Spleen Meridian ...

The SP Meridian Locations Chart

SP 1 Hidden White

On the medial side of the big toe .1 cun posterior to the corner of the nail

SP 2 Great Metropolis

On medial side of big toe, sital and inferior to the 1st metatarsaldigital joint in a depression at the juncture of the red and white skin.

SP 3 Supreme White

Proximal and inferior to the head of the 1st metatarsalphalangeal joint in a depression at the junction of the red and white skin.

SP 4 Yellow Emperor

In a depression distal and inferior to the base of the 1st metatarsal bone at the junction of the red and white skin.

SP 5 Shang Hill

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.

SP 6 Three Yin Intersection

3 cun directly above the tip of the medial malleoulus on the posterior border of the tibia.

SP 7 Leaking Valley

6 cun above the tip of the medial malleolus on line connecting SP 9 and the tip of the medial malleolus on the posterior border of the tibia (3 cun above SP 6).

SP 8 Earth's Crux

3 cun below SP 9 on line connecting SP 9 and the tip of the medial malleolus.

SP 9 Yin Mound Spring

On the lower border of the medial condyle of the tibia in the depression posterior and inferior to the medial condyle of the tibia. (or) On the lower border of the medial condyle of the tibia on level with the tuberosity of the tibia. (or) Between the posterior border of the tibia and gastrocnemius muscle.

SP 10 Sea of Blood

With knee flexed, 2 cun above the superior medial border of the patella on the bulge of the medial portion of quadriceps femoris (vastus medialis).

SP 11 Winnower Gate

6 cun above SP 10 on the line connecting SP 12 to SP 10.

SP 12 Surging Gate

Superior to the lateral end of the inguinal groove lateral to the pulsating external iliac artery (joins femoral artery) level with the symphysis pubis 3.5 cun lateral to CV 2.

SP 13 Bowel Abode

.7 cun laterosuperior to SP 12 and 4 cun lateral to the anterior midline (between CV 2 and CV 3).

SP 14 Abdominal Bind

1.3 cun below SP 15 and 4 cun lateral to the anterior midline on the lateral side of rectus abdominus.

SP 15 Great Horizontal

4 cun lateral to the center of the umbilicus (CV 8) lateral to rectus abdominus.

SP 16 Abdominal Lament

3 cun above SP 15 and 4 cun lateral to the anterior midline (CV 11).

SP 17 Food Hole

6 cun lateral to the anterior midline in the 5th inter-costal space.

SP 18 Celestial Ravine

6 cun lateral to the anterior midline in the 4th inter-costal space.

SP 19 Chest Village

6 cun lateral to the anterior midline in the 3rd inter-costal space.

SP 20 All-Round Flourishing

6 cun lateral to the anterior midline in the 2nd inter-costal space.

SP 21 Great Embracement

On lateral side of the chest and on the mid-axillary line in the 6th inter-costal space. (or) 6 cun below the axilla midway between the axilla and the free end of the 11th rib on mid axillary.

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