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The TCM acupunture point jian wai shu - 肩外俞 - jiān wài shù
(Small Intestine 14)

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Phonetic script (Hanyu Pinyin)

jiān wài shù

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Medical name (in English)
and abbreviation

Small Intestine 14,

Traditional Chinese characters:

Chinese characters  ( jian wai  shu / jiān wài  shù ) with pronunciation (English translation: Small Intestine 14 )

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肩外俞 ( jian wai shu / jiān wài shù ) is composed of these characters*: (jian) , (wai) , (yu)

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The modern (simplified) Chinese characters of jiān wài 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 Small Intestine Meridian

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

shoulder  |  to approve  |  approval of the outer shoulder

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