SP-8 Earth Pivot DIJI - Acupuncture Points

| December 21, 2010 | 0 Comments | 3,498 views

Location
SP-8 Earth Pivot DIJI - Acupuncture Points ) 3 cun distal to the junction of the shaft and the medial condyle of the tibia (➞ SP-9), at the posterior border of the medial crest of the tibia.
How to find
Measure 1 handbreadth directly inferior to the medial condyle of the tibia (➞SP-9). SP-8 is located 3 cun distal to ➞SP-9 on the posterior border of the medial crest of the tibia, on a line connecting
➞ SP-9 and the highest prominence of the medial malleolus.
Needling
Vertically 1–1.5 cun
Actions/Indications
● Regulates the uterus and the Blood
● Regulates the Spleen and eliminates Dampness
Special features
Xi-cleft point. Important point for acute dysmenorrhoea, often used in combination with ➞ L.I.-4.

Tags: , , ,

Category: Acupuncture Points

About the Author (Author Profile)

Holle everybody welcome to the acupunctureschoolonline.com. My name is Mo, I hope discuss about acupuncture with everybody! Hope you can find what you want in my website.If you have questions , please click here --Our A&Q system.http://ask.acupunctureschoolonline.com

Leave a Reply

You must be logged in to post a comment.