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The TCM acupunture point nao hu - 腦戶 - năo hù
(Du Mai 17)

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Phonetic script (Hanyu Pinyin)

năo hù

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Medical name (in English)
and abbreviation

Du Mai 17,

Traditional Chinese characters:

Chinese characters  ( nao hu / năo hù ) with pronunciation (English translation: Du Mai 17 )

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腦戶 ( nao hu / năo hù ) is composed of these characters*: (nao) , (hu)

*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.
腦戶 ( nao hu / năo hù ) in modern (simplified) characters
In Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), traditional Chinese characters are normally used to designate the points.
The Governing Vessel (Du Mai)

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

brain  |  door  |  door of the brains

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