conception vessel


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Related to conception vessel: Acupuncture points, Governing Vessel

conception vessel

One of 14 meridians used in Chinese medicine.
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The second shipment unloaded around April 1 on the Norgas Conception vessel, Reuters ship tracking data shows.
They also have two special meridians, the Conception Vessel and the Governing Vessel, which are unpaired single meridians that do not connect to specific organs.
This modality was applied to the urinary bladder (12-15), large intestine (1-4), kidney (25-27), and conception vessel (19-21) meridians (Table 1), and performed for three weeks at a frequency of two times per week, in combination with ongoing soft tissue therapy and spinal manipulative therapy.