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Synonyms for acupuncture

treatment of pain or disease by inserting the tips of needles at specific points on the skin

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What was observed under the microscope was loose connective tissue wrapping itself around the acupuncture needle.
Acupuncture needles are typically made of stainless steel, making them flexible and preventing them from rusting or breaking.
Are the acupuncture needles like those used to give shots or draw blood?
Food and Drug Administration (FDA) reclassified the acupuncture needle from an experimental device to a general medical instrument.
The anterior lobe of the hypophysis secretes beta endorphin and ACTH as a reaction to the insertion of an acupuncture needle.
Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved the acupuncture needle as a medical device.
The placebo acupuncture needle retracted into its casing when pressed against the skin.
Jongbae Park, also of the university "The beauty of this needle is that it is indistinguishable from a real acupuncture needle.
He inserted an acupuncture needle at the center of the dog's upper lip, halfway between nose and mouth, and gave it several short jabs.
The acupuncture needle produces a microcurrent that acts in concert with the body's electrical circuitry to promote bioequilibrium.
Mr Clusker, who practises in Sutton and Walsall, stuck an acupuncture needle into Mrs Yorke's toes and then showed her how to burn herbs under her feet.
Tenders are invited for Procurement of some surgical/hospital items acupuncture needle in sterile packing 1.