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The TCM acupunture point shang wan - 上脘 - shàng wăn
(Ren Mai 13)

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Phonetic script (Hanyu Pinyin)

shàng wăn

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Medical name (in English)
and abbreviation

Ren Mai 13,

Traditional Chinese characters:

Chinese characters  ( shang wan / shàng wăn ) with pronunciation (English translation: Ren Mai 13 )

For obtaining stroke order animations, visit the links to the individual characters below.
上脘 ( shang wan / shàng wăn ) is composed of these characters*: (shang) , (wan)

*Clicking on one of these characters will take you to the "normal" Han Trainer Dictionary for Chinese Language.
The modern (simplified) Chinese characters of shàng wăn are identical with the traditional characters displayed above.
In Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), traditional Chinese characters are normally used to designate the points.
The Conception Vessel (Ren Mai)

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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