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Table 4 Plant part used for medicinal purposes

From: Traditional medicinal plant use in Loja province, Southern Ecuador

Plant Part Number of uses
   %
Whole plant 146 61.1
Leaves 32 13.5
Flowers 15 6.3
Seeds 8 3.3
Root 8 3.3
Bark 8 3.3
Fruit 8 3.3
Latex 7 2.9
Wood 5 2.1
Branches 2 0.9
   TOTAL 239 100