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View in Spanish: Inyección en puntos de acupuntura

Acupuncture point injection (AK-yoo-PUNK-cher poynt in-JEK-shun)
A procedure in which drugs, vitamins, herbal extracts, or other fluids are injected into the body at an acupuncture point using a syringe and needle.

Source: National Cancer Institute Dictionary of Cancer Terms, available at www.cancer.gov/dictionary.