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Home > Education > Acupuncture Point Location > Spleen Meridian Index > Spleen 16

Spleen 16

Chinese Name: Fuai (English translation: Abdomen Sorrow)

Location:  On the upper abdomen, 3 cun above the center of the umbilicus, 4 cun from the anterior midline of the body.

Classification: Crossing point of the Spleen Meridian and the Yin Wei Vessel


  • Abdominal pain, borborygmus, dyspepsia

Functions: Regulates the intestines, regulates Qi.

Needling: Perpendicular insertion 1.0 - 1.5 cun.

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