Inhaled air is stored in the lungs as if in a storehiuse, going downwards as if from a door into a side room.
Chinese Name: 库房
English Name/Meaning: Storehouse
Pinyin: kù fáng
Han Geul 한글: go bang 고방
Romaji: ko bō?
Vietnamese: Khố phòng
In the first intercostal space, 4 cun lateral to the anterior midline.
Functions and indications of kufang:
Regulates lung and qi of the chest so is beneficial in sensation of fullness and pain in the chest, cough.
Puncture obliquely0.3-0.5 cun.
Oblique insertion only.
Deep or perpendicular insertion carries a substantial risk of puncturing the lung.