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The TCM acupunture point nei guan - 內關 - nèi guān
(Pericardium 6)

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Phonetic script (Hanyu Pinyin)

nèi guān

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Medical name (in English)
and abbreviation

Pericardium 6,
P6, PC6

Traditional Chinese characters:

Chinese characters  ( nei guan / nèi guān ) with pronunciation (English translation: Pericardium 6 )

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內關 ( nei guan / nèi guān ) is composed of these characters*: (nei) , (guan)

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內關 ( nei guan / nèi guān ) in modern (simplified) characters
In Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), traditional Chinese characters are normally used to designate the points.
The Pericardium Meridian

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

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