Spleen 9

Acupressure for Spleen QiAcupressure point Spleen 9 on the Foot Taiyin channel is a major point in the body for expelling Internal Dampness and works for both Damp-Heat and Damp Cold conditions anywhere in the body, but especially the Lower Jiao..

Related Articles:The Earth Element of Chinese Medicine

What is Spleen Qi Deficiency and Internal Dampness in Traditional Chinese Medicine?

General Acupressure Directions-Video

Purchase the Earth Element Acupressure Stick to activate Spleen 9 here!

Other Name(s):

  • Yinlingquan
  • Yin Mound Spring
  • Source of the Internal Plateau

Traditional Chinese Medicine Classifications:

  • He-Sea Point
  • Water Point
  • Point of Ho, or Autumn

Location: Find the tender point on the leg below the knee in the depression at the lower border of the medial condyle of the tibia

Traditional Chinese Medicine Actions:

Traditional Chinese Medicine Indications and Acupressure Point Combinations-all tonification (clockwise motion):


Cautions: Do not use acupressure as self-care when pregnant without the guidance of a licensed acupuncturist. Always discuss new treatment modalities with your local health care professional.