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Medical name (in English) and abbreviation
Gall Bladder 40, GB40
Traditional Chinese characters:
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丘墟 ( qiu xu / qiū xū ) is composed of these characters*:
, 墟 (xu)
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The modern (simplified) Chinese characters of qiū xū are identical with the traditional characters displayed above. In Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), traditional Chinese characters are normally used to designate the points.
The Gall Bladder Meridian
Meaning of of this acupuncture point's individual characters as well as interpretation of the entire term in context with TCM
hill | market | market at the hill
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