SP-11 (Ji Men)

SP10-SP12SP10-SP11

Chinese Name:

Jimen 箕门

English translation:

Winnowing Gate

Location:

On the medial aspect of the thigh, 6 cun above SP 10 on the line connecting SP 10 and SP 12.

Indications:

Dysuria, enuresis, pain and swelling in the inguinal region, muscular atrophy, motor impairment, pain and paralysis of the lower extremities.

Functions:

Resolves Dampness, benefits urination.

Needling:

Perpendicular insertion .5 - 1.0 cun. Keep clear of the artery.