Elicitation of pain when direct pressure is applied on umbilicus. Japanese physician Keisetsu Otsuka considered the sign as one of the indications for Kakkonto.
Commonly Used Kampo Formulas:
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This site features herbs and formulas used in Kampo practice. It is intended to cover most of the herbs and formulas that are included in the Japanese Pharmacopoeia (JP) and the Japanese Herbal Medicine Codex (JHMC). The contents will be added periodically.
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