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Medical name (in English) and abbreviation
Liver 6, LV6
Traditional Chinese characters:
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中都 ( zhong du / zhōng dū ) is composed of these characters*:
, 都 (dou)
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The modern (simplified) Chinese characters of zhōng dū are identical with the traditional characters displayed above. In Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), traditional Chinese characters are normally used to designate the points.
The Liver Meridian
Meaning of of this acupuncture point's individual characters as well as interpretation of the entire term in context with TCM
center | capital | central capital
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