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The TCM acupunture point shang guan - 上關 - shàng guān
(Gall Bladder 3)

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Phonetic script (Hanyu Pinyin)

shàng guān

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Medical name (in English)
and abbreviation

Gall Bladder 3,

Traditional Chinese characters:

Chinese characters  ( shang guan / shàng guān ) with pronunciation (English translation: Gall Bladder 3 )

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上關 ( shang guan / shàng guān ) is composed of these characters*: (shang) , (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.
上關 ( shang guan / shàng guān ) in modern (simplified) characters
In Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), traditional Chinese characters are normally used to designate the points.
The Gall Bladder Meridian

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