Pinyin Name & English Translation
Yua Tuo's Paravertebral
A group of 34 points on both sides of the spinal colun, 0.5 cun lateral to the lower border of each spinous process from the first thoracic vertebra to the fifth lumbar bertebra.
T1-T3: Diseases in the upper limbs; T1-T8: Diseases in the chest region; T6-L5: Diseases in the abdominal region; L1-L5: Diseases in the lower limbs.
It varies according to the location of the point.
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