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17 references related to the following plant

Official name: Galinsoga parviflora Cav.
Family: Asteraceae

Reference HA 20
Author: Adjanohoun et al.
Title: Contribution to ethnobotanical and floristic studies in Uganda. O.U.A./C.S.T.R., Lagos (1993) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms: H(008), H(077)
Recipes: H(008), leaves of Gallinsoga parviflora of Priva cordifolia of Indigoirona arrecta, maceration (H2O), VO. + ground from a white ans nest
H(077), roots of Asclepias fruticosa, leaves of Priva cordifolia, barks stem, branch, trunk of Erythrina abyssinica, leaves of Galinsoga parviflora, to pound, to dilute (H2O), to filter, VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Uganda
Vernacular name: not registered

Reference HA 37
Author: Abbink, J.
Title: Medicinal and ritual plants of the Ethiopian southwest : an account of recent research. Article on Internethttp (1995) ://www.nuffic.nl/ciran/ikdm/3-2/articles/abbink.html Indigenous knowledge and development monitor (http://www.nufficcs.nl/ciran/ikdm/ )
Symptoms: H(020)
Recipes: H(020) snaket, crushed leaves of Galinsoga parviflora, local application (receipts Me'en)
Region: East Africa
Country: Ethiopia (Dizi, Suri & Me'en tribes)
Vernacular name: bayt'ana (Me'en)

Reference HB 25M
Author: Bossard, E.
Title: La médecine traditionnelle au centre et à l'ouest de l'Angola. Ministério da ciênciae da tecnologia. Instituto de investigaçâo cientifica tropical. Lisboa - p. 531 (1996) (ISBN : 972-672-858-4)
Symptoms: H(100)
Recipes: H(100) blennorrabies, ONS of Galinsoga parviflora , RNS.
Region: West Africa
Country: Angola (regions of Huambo)
Vernacular name: (otu) lume (Umbundu)

Reference HD 07
Author: Durand, J.M.
Title: Les plantes bienfaisantes du Ruanda et de l'Urundi. Astrida, Groupe scolaire, 89 p., (1960)
Symptoms: H(100)
Recipes: H(100) syphilis (mburugu), crushing the leaves of Galinsoga parviflora (karanda) of Ageratum conyzoides (mburugu) of Clerodendrum myricoides (umukuzanyana) of Thunbergia alata (nkurimwonga). Extract the juice which coagulates. Put on syphilitic sores. If the wound is bad, apply the liquid with a wire of copper Plant names from the work of Durand have been encoded from Kinyarwanda names. Confusions are possible.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Rwanda
Vernacular name: karanda

Reference HG 07
Author: Getahun, A.
Title: Some common medicinal and poisonous plants used in ethiopian folk medicine. Faculty of Science, Addis Abeba University, Addis Abeba, Ethiopia, 63p., (1976)
Symptoms: H(004), H(175)
Recipes: H(004) + H(175), fresh flowers and leaves, juice + bandage
H(004)sadle, ONS., RNS.
Region: East Africa
Country: Ethiopia
Vernacular name: yeshewa-arem (Amaringa)

Reference HG 18
Author: Giday Mirutse , Tilahum Teklehaymanot, Abebe Animut,Yalemtsehay Mekonnen
Title: Medicinal plants of the Shinasha, Agew-awi and Amhara peoples in northwest Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 110, pp. 516 - 525 (2007)
Symptoms: H(094)
Recipes: H(094), leaves of Galinsoga parviflora, RNS., local application
Region: East Africa
Country: Ethiopia (Northwest)
Vernacular name: akenchira (Amhara)

Reference HH 09a
Author: Hamill, F.A., S. Apio, N.K. Mubiru, M. Mosango, R.Bukenya-Ziraba, O.W. Maganyi, D.D. Soejarto
Title: Traditional herbal drugs of southern Uganda, I, Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 70, pp. 281 -300 (2000)
Symptoms: H(124)
Recipes: H(124) bleeding, leaves are crushed and packed into or onto the surface of the skin
Region: East Africa
Country: Uganda (southern), tribe Baganda, district of Kampala
Vernacular name: not registered

Reference HK 13
Author: Kokwaro, J.O.
Title: Medicinal plants of East Africa. East african literature bureau, Kampala, Nairobi, Dar Es Salaam, 368 p., (1976)
Symptoms: H(104), H(108)
Recipes: H(104), stems, leaves, chewed, juice
H(108), stems, leaves, chewed, juice
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya
Vernacular name: nmyenye (Meru)

Reference HK 52
Author: Kokwaro, J. O.
Title: Some common african herbal remedies for skin diseases: with special reference to Kenya Medicinal and poisonous plants of the tropics. Proceedings of symposium of the 14th International botanical congress, Berlin, 24 july - 1 august 1987, 44-69, (1987)
Symptoms: H(004)
Recipes: H(004) wound, pounded stem and leaves of Galinsoga parviflora and juice squeezed on to the wound
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya
Vernacular name: jepkondewa (Marakwet)

Reference HL 01
Author: Lindsay, R.S. & F.N. Hepper
Title: Medicinal plants of Marakwet Kenya.Kew, Royal Botanic Gardens, United Kingdom, 49 p., (1978)
Symptoms: H(014)
Recipes: H(014), juice leaves of Galinsoga parviflora, RNS.
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (Marakwet)
Vernacular name: not registered

Reference HM 59
Author: Maroyi, A.
Title: Use of weeds as traditional vegetables in Shurugwi District, Zimbabwe Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 9:60 (2013) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/9/1/60
Symptoms: H(095)
Recipes: H(095), young leaves and shoots cooked as vegetable. The plant is harvested in the rainy season
Region: East Africa
Country: Zimbabwe (Shurugwi District)
Vernacular name: chickweed (English)

Reference HN 31
Author: Namukobe, J., J. M. Kasenene, B. T. Kiremire, R. Byamukama, M. Kamatenesi-Mugisha, S. Krief, V. Dumontet, J. D. Kabasa
Title: Traditional plants used for medicinal purposes by local communities around the Northern sector of Kibale National Park, Uganda Journal of Ethnopharmacology 136, 236–245, (2011) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874111002960
Symptoms: H(168)
Recipes: H(168, 1) memory enhancement, fresh leaf of Galinsoga parviflora decoction, VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Uganda (Northern sector of Kibale National Park)
Vernacular name: karandaranda (Rutooro) empunika (Rukiga)

Reference HN 36
Author: Nsimundele, L.
Title: Répertoire des plantes médicinales des régions côtieres du Mayumbe et du Bas-Congo,1966-1968. Unpublished notes of Léopold Nsimundele, Bureau chief forester / Inéac Luki, National Institute for Agronomic Study of Congo
Symptoms: H(037)
Recipes: H(037) tuberculosis, decoction of leaves of Galinsoga parviflora, RNS.
Region: West Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (Lukaya and Cataractes)
Vernacular name: not communicated by the author

Reference HT 42
Author: Tolossa, K , E. Debela, S.Athanasiadou, A.Tolera, G. Ganga, J.GM Houdijk
Title: Ethno-medicinal study of plants used for treatment of human and livestock ailments by traditional healers in South Omo, Southern Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 9:32 (2013) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/9/1/32
Symptoms: H(030), H(103)
Recipes: H(030) to detach retained fetal membrane, seed ground of Plumbago zeylanica by traditional mortar mixed with Galinsoga parviflora and boiled with water and drenched
H(103) achy tooth, the flower of Galinsoga parviflora is chopped and mixed with Monosonia longipes and warmed on and applied of gum of achy tooth
H(103) tooth ache, seed and leaf of Monsonia parvifolia crushed and mixed with salt and Galinsoga parvifolia; made hot on fire with “enset leaf” and applied on gum.
Region: East Africa
Country: South Omo, Southern Ethiopia
Vernacular name: midirberbere, (Amharic)

Reference HT 42
Author: Tolossa, K , E. Debela, S.Athanasiadou, A.Tolera, G. Ganga, J.GM Houdijk
Title: Ethno-medicinal study of plants used for treatment of human and livestock ailments by traditional healers in South Omo, Southern Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 9:32 (2013) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/9/1/32
Symptoms: V(030)
Recipes: V(030) to detach retained fetal membrane, seed ground of Plumbago zeylanica by traditional mortar mixed with Galinsoga parviflora and boiled with water and drenched
Region: East Africa
Country: South Omo, Southern Ethiopia
Vernacular name: midirberbere, (Amharic)

Reference HW 05
Author: Wome, B.
Title: Recherches ethnopharmacognosiques sur les plantes médicinales utilisées en médecine traditionnelle à Kisangani (Haut-Zaïre). Thèse de doctorat, Université libre de Bruxelles, Fac. Sc., 561 p., (1985)
Symptoms: H(037)
Recipes: H(037) tuberculosis, pounded leaves of Galinsoga parviflora, decoction (H20), filter, VO.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name: not registered

Reference VD 03
Author: Defour, G.
Title: Plantes médicinales traditionnelles au Kivu (République du Zaïre), (1994) Documentation du Sous-Réseau PRÉLUDE
Symptoms: V(001), V(095)
Recipes: V(001), conjonctivitis, juice 1 drop in the morning and in the evening, ONS.
Vb(095), ONS., RNS.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (ex. Zaïre) (Bushi, South - Kivu)
Vernacular name: cigaragara (shi), kimali (kinyaruanda), iragara (shi)