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The TCM acupunture point shi men - 石門 - shí mén
(Ren Mai 5)

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Phonetic script (Hanyu Pinyin)

shí mén

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Medical name (in English)
and abbreviation

Ren Mai 5,

Traditional Chinese characters:

Chinese characters  ( shi men / shí mén ) with pronunciation (English translation: Ren Mai 5 )

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石門 ( shi men / shí mén ) is composed of these characters*: (shi) , (men)

*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.
石門 ( shi men / shí mén ) in modern (simplified) characters
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

stone  |  gate  |  stone gate

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