Acupuncture : The gentle art of healing.

The needle of acupuncture reaches the place where words fail

Acupuncture Point Detail

Sp 5 Shangqiu

Location :

Draw a straight line along the anterior and the inferior border of the medial malleolus respectively. The point is where the two lines cross.

Indications :

Gastritis, enteritis, dyspepsia, pain in the ankle joint. Abdominal distension, constipation, diarrhea, borborygmus, pain and rigidity of the tongue, pain in the foot and ankle, hemorrhoid.

Method of puncturing :

Strengthens Stomach and Spleen, resolves damp.

It is a tonification point.

It is Earth point.


Perpendicularly 0.3-0.5 inch.