Terminalia macroptera, its current medicinal use and future perspectives.

  title={Terminalia macroptera, its current medicinal use and future perspectives.},
  author={Anh Thu Pham and Christina Dvergsnes and Adiaratou Togola and Helle Wangensteen and Drissa Diallo and Berit Smestad Paulsen and Karl Egil Malterud},
  journal={Journal of ethnopharmacology},
  volume={137 3},
The tree Terminalia macroptera (Combretaceae) is widespread in Western Africa, and in this area, different parts have been utilized in the treatment of various diseases. In this article, we report on the medicinal use of T. macroptera in three different districts in Mali (Siby, Dioïla and Dogonland), based on interviews with 78 healers in these districts… CONTINUE READING