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Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 130802, 7 pages
Observation of Pain-Sensitive Points along the Meridians in Patients with Gastric Ulcer or Gastritis
1Institute of Acupuncture and Moxibustion, China Academy of Chinese Medical Sciences, Beijing 100700, China
2Beijing Coal General Hospital, Beijing 100028, China
3Beijing University of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Beijing 100029, China
Received 20 August 2012; Accepted 14 October 2012
Academic Editor: Wolfgang Schwarz
Copyright © 2012 Hui Ben et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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