Acupuncture points of the typical spinal nerves.

H. C. Dung

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Typical spinal nerves have six cutaneous branches which reach to the skin of the body wall in the thorax and abdomen. Each of these six cutaneous branches correlates to an acupuncture point. This communication describes acupuncture points found in the thoracic and abdominal walls using anatomic nomenclature relating to cutaneous branches of the spinal nerves.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)39-47
Number of pages9
JournalThe American journal of Chinese medicine
Issue number1-4
StatePublished - 1985
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Complementary and alternative medicine


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