Table 3: mixed-related BOLD responses evoked by acupuncture stimulation.

Regions (References no.)
ActivationsDeactivations

Somatosensory system
 SI[71, 75][75]
 SII[72, 75, 76]
 thalamus[77][53]
 Supermarginal[76]
 putamen[71][71]
 brainstem[77][77]
Motor system
 M1[71, 75, 76][74]
 cerebellum[53, 72, 74]
 SMA[75, 77]
Sensory integration system
 insula[53, 71, 7577][71]
 ACC[77]
Special senses
 IFG[75, 76]
 STG[75][53, 71]
 MTG[53]
Frontal cortex
 vmPFC[77]
 Frontal Pole[74]
 Frontal operculum[75]
 Medial orbital prefrontal cortex[72]
 Medial frontal gyrus[74]
 DLPFC/VLPFC[75, 76][75]
 DMPFC[75]
 Paracentral lobule[77]
 Amygdala[76][77]
 Hippocampus[76]
 Parahippocampus[53]
 Lentiform nucleus[71]
 PAG[76]
Temporal/parietal cortex
 Inferior temporal gyrus[72, 74]
 Inferior parietal lobe[72][75]
 Precuneus[71, 74, 75, 77]
 Superior parietal lobule[75]
 traisverse temporal gyrus[72]
Occipital cortex
 Lingual gyrus[53, 75]
 Cuneus[75]
 Occipital gyrus[53, 72, 74]
 angular gyrus[75]
 fusiform gyrus[53]
Cingulate gyrus
 PCC[71, 75, 77]
 pMCC[76, 77]