Point Localization: On the medial side of the big toe .1 cun posterior to the corner of the nail.

TCM Actions: Regulates the Spleen. Stops bleeding. Calms the Mind (Shen).

Indications: Abdominal distension. Diarrhea. Vomiting. Unwillingness to eat. Uterine bleeding, urine, feces, nose and vomiting. Mental agitation and depression by excess. Sigh. Sadness. Manic-depressive disorder. Excessive dreaming. Insomnia.

Target area: None.

Point Name and Meaning: Yinbai – Hidden White

Acupuncture Meridian: Spleen

Categories: Jing (well). Wood. Ghost Point of Sun Si Miao.

Unitary Channel: Tai Yin (Greater Yin) [LU+SP]

 

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*Acupuncture points may be used safely for acupressure, but should be used with needles only by acupuncturists or Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) professionals.