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The TCM acupunture point gao huang shu - 膏肓俞 - gāo huāng shù
(Bladder 43)

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Phonetic script (Hanyu Pinyin)

gāo huāng shù

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Medical name (in English)
and abbreviation

Bladder 43,
BL43, UB43

Traditional Chinese characters:

Chinese characters  ( gao huang shu / gāo huāng shù ) with pronunciation (English translation: Bladder 43 )

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膏肓俞 ( gao huang shu / gāo huāng shù ) is composed of these characters*: (gao) , (huang) , (yu)

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The modern (simplified) Chinese characters of gāo huāng shù are identical with the traditional characters displayed above.
In Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), traditional Chinese characters are normally used to designate the points.
The Bladder Meridian

Meaning of of this acupuncture point's individual characters
as well as interpretation of the entire term in context with TCM

greasy  |  approval  |  approval of the noble greasy parts of man

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