SP16 (Spleen 16) - Acupuncture Point Information

Chinese Name: Fuai
English Name: -

Location: 3 cun above the centre of the umbilicus, and 4 cun lateral to the anterior midline.


Abdominal pain, indigestion, constipation, dysentry.


The English Name and Function have been reprinted from Maciocia: The Foundations of Chinese Medicine, Copyright 1989, with permission from Elsevier. Point indications have been used from the book Chinese Acupuncture and Moxibustion.

View other points on the Spleen channel:

(SP1, SP2, SP3, SP4, SP5, SP6, SP7, SP8, SP9, SP10, SP11, SP12, SP13, SP14, SP15, SP16, SP17, SP18, SP19, SP20, SP21)

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