Journal of Acupuncture and Tuina Science

, Volume 3, Issue 5, pp 8–9 | Cite as

Treatment of oligospermia by acupuncture in 39 cases

  • Peng Ming-hua
Forums: Sterility


Thirty-nine men with oligospermia were treated by needling Qihai (CV 6) through Guanyuan (CV4), Shenshu (BL 23) through Mingmen (GV 4), and by routinely needling Ciliao (BL 32), Zusanli (ST 36), Sanyinjiao (SP 6), Ligou (LR 5), Taixi (KI 3) and Taichong (LR 3). Twenty-one cases got cure, 10 cases improvement and 8 cases failure, and the total effective rate was 79.5%.

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Oligospermia Acupuncture Therapy Infertility, male 

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© Shanghai Research Institute of Acupuncture and Meridian and Springer 2005

Authors and Affiliations

  • Peng Ming-hua
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  1. 1.Department of PhysiotherapyAir General Hospital of PLABeijingChina

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