SP 10 Acupuncture Point

Spleen 10, Abbreviated as SP 10, Transliterated Xuehai in Chinese, Sea of Blood in English.

SP 10 Acupuncture Point Location:

When the knee is flexed, on the medial aspect of the thigh, the point is 2 cun above the mediosuperior border of the patella, on the bulge of the medial portion of muscle quadriceps femoris.

SP 10 Acupuncture Point Indications:

  • Irregular menstruation, metrorrhagia
  • Urticaria, eczema, erysipelas

SP 10 Acupuncture Point Benefits:

Invigorates and moves the Blood, cools the Blood, benefits the skin, regulates menstruation.


As the name implies, SP 10 is the point for treating disorders relating to the Blood (Blood stasis, Heat in the Blood).