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Medical name (in English) and abbreviation
Ren Mai 12, CV12
Traditional Chinese characters:
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中脘 ( zhong wan / zhōng wăn ) is composed of these characters*:
, 脘 (wan)
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The modern (simplified) Chinese characters of zhōng 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
center | stomach antrum | center of the stomach
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