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Official name : Dioscorea buchananii Benth.
Family : Dioscoreaceae

2 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HG 01
Author(s) : Gelfand, M., S. Mavi, R.B. Drummond & B. Ndemera
Title : The traditional medicinal practitioner in Zimbabwe. Mambo Press, Gweru (Zimbabwe), 411 p., (1985) (From reference HC 26, HL 22)
Symptoms : H(113)
Recipes : H(113), tubercle of Dioscorea buchananii, juice, local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference VG 01
Author(s) : Gelfand, M., S. Mavi, R.B. Drummond & B. Ndemera
Title : The traditional medical practitioner in Zimbabwe. His principles of practice and pharmacopoeia. Mambo Press, Gweru, Zimbabwe, 411 p., (1985)
Symptoms : V(092), V(099)
Recipes : V(092, f), to immobilize , powder of tubercle or infusion in food (freq)
V(099, f) strong, ONS., RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered