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The TCM acupunture point ge guan - 膈關 - gé guān
(Bladder 46)

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Phonetic script (Hanyu Pinyin)

gé guān

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Medical name (in English)
and abbreviation

Bladder 46,
BL46, UB46

Traditional Chinese characters:

Chinese characters  ( ge guan / gé guān ) with pronunciation (English translation: Bladder 46 )

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膈關 ( ge guan / gé guān ) is composed of these characters*: (ge) , (guan)

*Please note that these are simplified (not traditional) characters. Clicking on one of these characters will take you to the "normal" Han Trainer Dictionary for Chinese Language.
膈關 ( ge guan / gé guān ) in modern (simplified) characters
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

diaphragm  |  barrier  |  barrier of the diaphragm

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