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Descriptor English:   Moxibustion 
Descriptor Spanish:   Moxibustión 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Moxibustão 
Synonyms English:   Moxabustion  
Tree Number:   E02.190.044.588
Definition English:   The burning of a small, thimble sized, smoldering plug of dried leaves on the SKIN at an ACUPUNCTURE point. Usually the plugs contain leaves of MUGWORT or moxa. 
Indexing Annotation English:   coordinate with disease /ther, not disease /drug ther
History Note English:   67; was MOXA 1963-66 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
AE adverse effects CL classification
EC economics ES ethics
HI history IS instrumentation
MT methods MO mortality
NU nursing PX psychology
ST standards SN statistics & numerical data
TD trends VE veterinary
Record Number:   9264 
Unique Identifier:   D009071 

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