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Medical name (in English) and abbreviation
Large Intestine 18, LI18
Traditional Chinese characters:
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扶突 ( fu tu / fú tū ) is composed of these characters*:
, 突 (tu)
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The modern (simplified) Chinese characters of fú tū are identical with the traditional characters displayed above. In Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), traditional Chinese characters are normally used to designate the points.
The Long Intestine Meridian
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