Pinyin Name & English Translation
Upper Spring of Integrity
1 cun below the midpoint of the lower jaw, in the depression between the hyoid bone and the lower border of the jaw.
Alalia (loss of speech due to paralysis of vocal cords), salivation with stiff tongue, sore throat, difficulty in swallowing, loss of voice.
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